Dr Anna Seymour has recently been appointed the first Professor of Dramatherapy in the UK at the University.
Posted: 14 December 2016
Dr Seymour who teaches on the MA Dramatherapy programme joined Roehampton in 2012. She is an HCPC registered Dramatherapist who has worked in the NHS and voluntary sectors with a special interest in adoption and attachment issues.
An international expert for the profession, she has fulfilled strategic roles in the British Association of Dramatherapists, (BADth) serving as an executive member on a number of government consultations.
She has also worked with many European Universities as a consultant and trainer of Dramatherapy in France, Germany, Greece, Itlaly and Poland to influence their curriculum. She also had a leading role to launch the first Dramatherapy course offered in Croatia and has launched a new book Dramatherapy and Autism.
The Psychology Department has been delivering training in Dramatherapy for twenty-three years and is the largest and longest –running training in Europe. Dramatherapy is a form of psychotherapy for mental well-being to help people using all aspects of the theatre art form.
Roehampton alumna and art psychotherapist quoted in The Guardian
Gwendolyn Rowlands, a Roehampton alumna and art psychotherapist is quoted in The Guardian providing advice on how to succeed in the field.
Posted: 29 June 2017
Roehampton Dance Movement Psychotherapist helps people living with young onset dementia
People living with the rare diagnosis of young onset dementia will take part in a pioneering series of participatory dances led by Dr Allegranti from the University of Roehampton.
Posted: 12 May 2017
Roehampton inspires the next generation to get into science
On Saturday 22nd April, over a hundred 14 and 15 year old girls from across the capital learnt first-hand the excitement of studying science, as part of the University of Roehampton's Class of 2020 initiative.
Posted: 26 April 2017