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Vicky Karkou

Vicky Karkou is a dance movement psychotherapist, educator and researcher with lengthy experience of working with vulnerable populations in hospitals, schools and voluntary organisations.  She holds the chair of Dance, Arts and Wellbeing at Edge Hill University, England, and has been awarded the title of Honorary Doctor of Medicine from Riga Stradins University, Latvia .  She is currently leading the Arts for Wellbeing Research Group that falls between the Department of Performing Arts and the Faculty of Health and Social Care. Vicky travels a lot for teaching and research purposes and publishes widely. Next to her academic career, she holds a small private practice…

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Angeliki Bitzaraki

Angeliki Bitzaraki’s Bachelor studies were in Social Anthropology. She was then trained in the non-directive intervention (NDI) approach before she received her MSc in dance movement psychotherapy in Scotland. As a qualified dance movement psychotherapist she has experience in working with children with psychosocial needs, people with chronic pain, autism and psychiatric issues. She lives in Thessaloniki working with adults in the psychosocial rehabilitation sector and with children and adolescents with special needs. She also offers psychotherapeutic sessions in private practice and facilitates groups for personal growth. She has collaborated with health professionals supporting them in their work with people…

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Neil Pinnock

Neil has been dancing 5Rhythms for almost 20 years and trained with Gabrielle Roth in 2007. He is passionate about the transformative power of the 5Rhythms in bringing people in touch with who they really are. Neil holds an accepting space that gives everybody permission for self-expression and connection through the 5Rhythms dance. He revels working close to nature and is thrilled to be once again offering this opportunity to move and celebrate in the Greek landscape and Mediterranean climate by Earth, Sea and Sky. “Neil is a gifted and generous teacher. His dance floor is place of permission as…

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Anni Ntoumouzi

Anni Ntoumouzi graduated from the Music School in Thessaloniki. She then went on to study acting and now works as a professional actress.Since then she has worked for numerous theatre companies including the National Theatre of Northern Greece.She also works in Theatre in Education and gives lessons on theatre games to children and teenagers. She has been a member of various choirs for 13 years. She has participated in many seminars related to theatre and voice and she is grateful to have met the amazing voice teacher Valia Mauridou who is still teaching her. Since 2009 she has been very…

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Maria McCarthy

I live and work in Greece and am a mother of two children. For many years, I was a lactivist and supported a local breastfeeding group and this remains a passion of mine.  I love music sessions and play the guitar and sing. Just before my 50th birthday, I joined a rock band! I’m a trained and experienced lay-counsellor with an international organisation called Re-Evaluation Co-Counselling.  I try to do yoga and walk daily.

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Cathy Alderson

With over 20 years’ experience as a Massage Tutor and Therapist, Cathy is passionate about all aspects of Complementary Therapy. She specialises in running holistic massage courses in London and Brighton and has run retreats and workshops in France, Greece, Italy and Spain. She enjoys inspiring others, nurturing their intuitive touch, helping them to reach their full potential and sharing her knowledge of the body and the mind/body connection. Cathy is a patient and caring tutor and offers a professional and friendly approach.

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Jeannette van Uffelen

Jeannette is a Mindset Behavior & Stress Release Specialist. Born and raised in The Netherlands, educated in Integral Psychology, Bodywork and a Certified Advanced Scientific Hypnotherapy, ERT and Faster EFT Practitioner. She’s known for her skills of empowering people in a natural, practical, thorough and fun way. She works worldwide, is down to earth and what she does or says comes straight from the heart. Greece is her second home since 1978. Why Kalikalos? “It is the perfect chance to be useful, enjoy community life, take care of people and planet, play in the sun, swim in the sea and…

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Alison Goldie

Alison Goldie is a drama facilitator and life-coach. Her background is in theatre and broadcasting as a performer, director, teacher and roving reporter. All her work is about communication and creativity leading to self-knowledge and greater understanding of others. Her speciality is improvisation and she has worked with a diverse range of people all over the world to help them enjoy their lives by embracing fun, laughter and spontaneity. Her book The Improv Book: Improvisation for Theatre, Comedy, Education and Life was published in 2015. See www.alisongoldie.com.

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Sarah Grace Kotzamani

MFA, CMT, RES-CPT I’ve always loved movement, animals — and also sharing things I’m excited about with other people. I went to art school, where (besides the sculpture-making, of course) I got fascinated by human anatomy, my first yoga classes, and Capoeira. That was a great time – art school by day, Capoeira by night! I became a Pilates teacher in 2006, and since 2011 a Hendrickson Method® massage therapist.  I love helping people enjoy and understand their own bodies, doing whatever they love, pain-free. I’ve been a Restorative Exercise Specialist certified by Nutritious Movement™ since 2013.  Studying with Katy Bowman…

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Lucy Fredman

Lucy has been working in private practice as a relational psychotherapist for over 20 years. She works with individuals, couples and groups and runs workshops which combine embodied movement and a holistic body-mind therapeutic approach. She holds an MA in Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy, has trained in Somatic Trauma Therapy with trauma specialist Babette Rothschild and has an Advanced Diploma in Embodied-Relational Therapy which has emerged from Reichian bodywork and body psychotherapy. Her approach is also influenced by the embodied movement practices of Dance of Awareness™ which she is licensed to teach, as well as 5 Rhythms dance™. She lives…

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Rebecca Hanscombe

Rebecca Hanscombe is Director of the school of Ecstatic Movement which trains teachers in Ecstatic Awakening Dance, a passionate & knowledgeable Shamanic Practitioner & co-founder of the Wild Chocolate Club. She has 22 years of experience of holding sacred space in a way that is heart centred, humorous and powerful. Merging practical spirituality with a sense of the sacred. She weaves these rich and heart centred practices into workshops and retreats to an international audience in the UK and throughout Europe. “I believe that Ecstatic Awakening Dance™ is the fastest, safest most fun way to get out of the thinking…

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Kasia Sikora

Kasia Sikora is a Rebirther-Breathworker with 32 years of experience and Family constellations practitioner trained in the UK. Polish , childhood spent in Egypt, living in London, trained in many healing modalities but Rebirthing and constellations are passion, love, long-standing friends, meditating last 30 years, working with dreams which are becoming a side effect of conscious breathing,all year round swimmer in lakes, winter swimming even more added to the blessings of breath, run groups, and her one to one practice  in London works with adults, teenagers , did run breath groups with children,featured many times in UK papers, radio and tv, translated one…

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