Kris Eric Larsen
Kris Eric Larsen, Master of Arts (MA), Dance/Movement Therapy, Naropa University, Colorado; Board Certified Dance Movement Therapist (BC-DMT), American Dance Therapy Association; Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), Department of Professional Regulation, State of Illinois; Graduate Laban Certificate in Movement Analysis (GL-CMA), Columbia College Chicago, Illinois.
Kris interned at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Washington, D.C., the birthplace of DMT. Subsequently, he worked at Charter Behavioral Health and the Pride Institute in Chicago where he was part of the development of the first LGBT program in Chicago. In addition to Columbia College, he coordinated the dance/movement therapy concentration in the Psychology department at Barat College, Illinois until the college's closure in 2004. Kris is the Faculty Development Coordinator and Alumni Relations Coordinator for the Department of Creative Arts Therapies (DCAT). Kris provides clinical supervision and maintains a private practice in dance/movement therapy with focus on trauma and the healing aspects of movement and spirituality.