Rana is a licensed therapist, dream coach, dancer /movement artist and documentary photographer. She teaches groups and workshops in the Halprin Life Art Process, a renowned method of movement arts, dance, creativity & transformation.
Ms. Halprin maintains a private practice: rooted in Jungian, expressive and arts and indigenous healing practices.to recollect and revision personal narratives as resource for self expression and self-healing.
Rana’s instruction is equally informed through “inherited memory” and the spirit of creativity. She was raised and participated in an environment of experimental arts, peopled by dancers, musicians,designers of the avant-garde and sixties icons. From this fertile creative grounds, she travelled to the Source of “duende” in Andalucía, Spain where she continued studying and dancing with legendary flamenco ‘Gitano” dynasty of Diego del Gastor.
Rana’s extensive experience and work within diverse cultures, including the Northern Cheyenne (Lame Deer) and the Roma (Gypsies) with whom she continues an ongoing bond, continues to inform her life and professional calling .Rana maintains a Private Practice (MFT) and consultation located in the Bay Area. She offers teachings in the Halprin LifeArt Method and facilitates DreamGroups throughout the year in the Bay Area (California) as well as Internationally.
For further information about private practice, dream coaching and dream groups, Dance as Life-Art classses workshops please email: [email protected] or call 415 767 5223.
SKYPE sessions offered for dream consultation.
Languages: English, Spanish, Romanes
Movement rituals with Rana—in her late 20s
Rana at age 10 performing "Birds of America"
Rana (right, bottom) at the Romani camp
Rana at age 15