ADMP Organisational Structure


Professor Chris Bannerman
Professor Frank Röhricht
Professor Andrew Samuels


Penelope Best
Dr. Bonnie Meekums
Professor Helen Payne

Honorary Members

Hilary Barratt
Sarah Holden
Walli Meier
Marie Ware

ADMP UK Executive Council

Chair: Jackie Edwards
Vice Chair: Luke Stevenson,

Treasurer: Gabrielle Reilly

Heidi McCallion

Kristina Takashina

Michela Reghellin
Emma Perris

Co-opted Members:

Professional Development Committee (PDC)

Chair: Hannah Murdoch, Annette Schwalbe
Sue Curtis

Education and Training Committee (ETC)

Chair: Carly Merchant

Linsey Clark,  Marie O'Connor

Sally Reid, Yeva Feldman

Agnes Law

Ethics Committee (EC)

Chair: Claire Burrell
Pam Stirling, Maria Kourkouta

ADMP-UKCP Accreditation Committee (AC)

Silvana Reynolds
Dr Jill Bunce

Additional Training for RDMPs applying for UKCP

Prof. Helen Payne

Celine Butte

e-motion  Newsletter

Ruth Price

Therapies Liaison

(including UKCP, HIPC, BACP, Arts Psychotherapies)

Prof. Vicky Karkou
Jackie Edwards

European Association of Dance Movement Therapy (EADMT)

ADMP Delegate: Dr.Richard Coaten

ADMP Deputy Delegate: Jeanette MacDonald


Ailsa Parsons

Alexia Gaitano

Prof. Vicky Karkou

Research Committee

Ailsa Parsons

Alexia Gaitano

Prof. Vicky Karkou

Dancing with Health European Commission Funded Research Project

To be confirmed with Research Committee



Marketing and PR


Student Liaison


Membership and Finance Administrator

Abdul Quddus (Paid administration post 3 days a week)

PR and communications

Blanche Donnery (Paid administration post 1 day a week)

Conferences & Workshops

Melanie Bone (Paid administration post 1 day a week)


The Professional Association for Dance Movement Psychotherapy in the United Kingdom.

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