Judith Mendelsohn – Bio
Author/s: Judith Mendelsohn
Judith worked as a dance therapist in psychiatric and special education institutions in Israel for thirty years. During the last twelve years of her career she worked with medically ill children at Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem. In 2002 she retired as a government paid dance therapist and continues to lead workshops. Judith has been a member of the Israeli Association of Creative and Expressive Therapies since 1971 and of the American Dance Therapy Association since 1972. Her article describing her work with medically ill patients in Israel was published in 1999 in the American Journal of Dance Therapy.