Steuart Gold has worked in various aspects of the field of psychology for over two decades. Having come to the field after 25 years as a professional dancer, he integrates humanistic, psychodynamic theories and techniques within body-oriented methodologies. For 30 years Steuart has held numerous teaching positions with universities and institutes throughout North, Central and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Mid-East. His somatic psychotherapy private practice consists of working with individuals, couples, and families. As Clinic Director with CIIS' Center for Somatic Psychotherapy, Steuart provides clinical supervision, designs and implements the training curriculum, and organizes community outreach programs. While practicing as psychotherapist, professor, clinical supervisor and Clinic Director, Steuart encourages an exploration of the body's central role in the development and ongoing lived experiencing of our lives. Steuart holds a Masters of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology (concentration in Somatic Psychology) from CIIS, as well as a Masters of Fine Arts degree in Dance from the University of Illinois and a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance from the Juiiliard School. In addition Steuart is a certified massage therapist, a Rosen Method Bodywork practitioner and a Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist.