Tamalpa Graduate Workshop 26th – 27th October 2019

This workshop has been designed for Tamalpa graduates from any International Tamalpa training programme and Tamalpa practitioners in mind to support deepening their personal practice, recharge their TLAP skills, explore their current personal and professional challenges and blocks, reunite with peers and explore their next steps with this work personal and/or professional. Areas of focus…

Tamalpa Experience – An embodied life art practice. 23rd & 24th November 2019 with Lian Wilson

Our bodies are sending us messages daily to guide us towards what is supportive for our own physical, emotional and mental wellbeing.  In our fast paced lifestyles and inundated with external stimuli, it is becoming increasingly harder to listen and follow the guidance our own bodies are actively trying to share with us. In this…

Tamalpa Experience 16th & 17th November with Audicia Lynne Morley

Tamalpa Experience weekend workshop with Audicia Lynne Morley. This 2-day intensive workshop is designed to give participants an experiential understanding of our work in movement-based expressive arts. Held at the beautiful State Theta Galleries in Scotland. Recommended for those interested in dance and health, as well as an introduction to both the Tamalpa Life Art Process…

Next Level 1 training programme starts 10th September 2020

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The next Level 1 Personal Embodiment training starts 10th September 2020 at the Chichester Memorial Hall in Sandgate, Kent. Application process now open. Our programme maintains the high standards of an Approved Training Programme of the International Somatic Movement Education and Therapy Association (ISMETA). Tamalpa graduates who have completed all 3 Levels of the Tamalpa…

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Welcome to Tamalpa UK

Tamalpa UK is one of five international “Tamalpa branches” invited by the Tamalpa Institute in California to
teach the Level 1 Tamalpa Personal Embodiment training programme. Tamalpa UK is a community interest company launched by Lian Wilson in 2012 in Folkestone’s Creative Quarter, Kent. The other four branches to launch are in South Korea, Germany, France and Latin America.

What is the Tamalpa Life Art Process?

The Tamalpa Life Art Process is an internationally-recognized expressive arts approach developed at the Tamalpa Institute in California by Anna Halprin and Daria Halprin, it combines movement, dance, visual art, and creative writing to access the innate wisdom of the body and the transformative power of the imagination. The Tamalpa work supports personal, interpersonal and social change, teaching new models of health, education, psychology and art.