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Can circus be a vehicle for personal growth? Carrie Heller has spent 30 years in the social circus world, helping clients and creating resources.

Carrie and Dr. Lauren Taglialatela show empirical evidence in a data driven study, that circus is good for not just your body, but your brain as well! Shannon sits down with Carrie in her beautiful space in Atlanta to find out how.

Carrie’s Certifications:

MSW:  Masters Degree in Social Work from Tulane University

LCSW: Licensed Clinical Social Worker

RPT: Registered Play Therapist

 

Website:

www.circusartsinstitute.com

Page about the research paper:

www.circusartsinstitute.com/blog/catpublished

 

READ THE ARTICLE:

International Journal of Play Therapy (published by the American Psychological Association):  http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pla0000068

 

Social Media Links:

https://www.facebook.com/circusartsinstitute/

https://twitter.com/circusartsatl

 

Regarding positive reinforcement:

“The Difficult Child” by Howard Glasser

 

Research articles on Crossing the Midline

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.2466/pms.1998.86.1.201

 

Supplemental information:

http://blog.sascentre.com/en/midline

http://spectrumpediatrics.com/blog/2013/12/crossingmidline/


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