Course overview



This in-person course is suitable for all therapists/counsellors/psychotherapists, students and anyone interested in exploring mindfulness and movement.

Authentic Movement is a form of moving meditation based on the relationship between the mover and the witness. This one-day workshop introduces the concept of the inner witness, one of the basic elements of this practice. As you practice mindfulness in movement, you will learn how to track your inner-sensations, spontaneous movement expression and moments of stillness whilst moving in the presence of a witness. 

Who will teach the course?

This course is an experiential course and will be taught by Brenda Naso, Lecturer and Clinical Supervisor on the MA Dance Movement Psychotherapy, STaCS Department

What are the learning outcomes?

At the end of this course, participants will:

  • Understand to the concept of inner witness in the practice of Authentic Movement.
  • Learn how to track and identify your inner-sensations and spontaneous movement expression in the present moment.
  • Learn how to move mindfully in the presence of a witness.



Goldsmiths offers a 15% concession rate on short courses to Lewisham Local cardholders.

Booking information

Disability Support

We are committed to providing reasonable teaching adjustments for students with disabilities that may impact on their learning experience. If you require adjustments, please complete the relevant section on the booking form and also contact us at shortcourses ( so we can respond to your requests as soon as possible. 

Please note that our short courses sell-out quickly, so early booking is advisable. 


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