Christa Cocciole


Movement Therapist
B.A. Psychology and Dance
Systems Therapist (DGSF)
Integrative Body Oriented Therapist
Pronouns: she/her

is a Berlin-based Body Oriented Systems Therapist and Consultant for Embodied Leadership. She weaves her background as a dancer, choreographer, and social activist combined with her spiritual practice, into an approach she has coined “Radical Presence: moving with playful compassion”. With her work she supports Organisations and Communities in order to strengthen resilience and systemic social impact.

Her 30+ years of international experience, has brought her to places like Bosnia during and after the war, Team and Community building around Embodied Social Justice issues in the USA and throughout Europe. She currently is also working as a Movement Therapist with a specialty in Trauma in a Psychiatric Hospital and in a private practice with individuals, teams and groups.

Her passion is to support Leaders (“anyone who cares and is willing to do something about it”- M. Wheatley) to continuously develop Embodied Skills in order to collectively thrive while nourishing equity for all beings.

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“Gut Stolzenhagen”

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“Schmiede Stolzenhagen”

More information about the education and meeting place via the link.

“K77 Studio”

Check out the website for more information on the collaborative dance, movement and art venue.

“The embodiment circle”

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“The intercultural youth center” in Bosnien und Herzegowina

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“Balkan black box”

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contributed to

Oe-Tag 2020 – Inner transformation in change processes
Further informations

Series of “Art for Healing” Events with the Red Dot Foundation and
the German Embassy in India

Teaching at Helsinki University, Department of Somatic Education.

Co-Operation with Socius & Purpose and Motion

Interview with Christa Cocciole
Embodiment for Social Transformation
Rythm Village

2018 EU funded four Country Erasmus Project

Stolzenhagen moves


Resonant Souls

A workshop about movement and relationship
with Morag donelly & CHrista Cocciole

pr appearances

The Embodiment Podcast

Go to the episode here “Trauma and Community”

Tanznetz dresden

To the interview with Christa Cocciole & Pablo Escorio