Brigitta White, MS, R-DMT is a Children’s Yoga Teacher certified through Radiant Child Yoga since 2010 and a Registered Dance/Movement Therapist with the American Dance Therapy Association since 2007. She obtained her Masters of Science in Dance/Movement Therapy from The Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York in 2007. Brigitta White received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from George Mason University in 2005. She has been in business since 2010 performing her work as Whole Me Programs, LLC.
Here Brigitta serves Montessori schools such as Cedar Lane Montessori in Fairfax, Top Hat Montessori in Gaithersburg and Estrellitas Spanish Immersion Montessori School in DC. Brigitta White serves an integral role at The Newton School in Sterling, VA, a movement-based learning curriculum where yoga and mindfulness are built-in to the daily schedule. Students grade K-8th receive yoga classes weekly that support executive function skills and self-regulation. Brigitta White has also taught children’s yoga classes for Loudoun County Public Schools, Alexandria City Public Schools, Arlington County Schools, Arlington County Therapeutic Recreation and Fairfax County Therapeutic Recreation in addition to other various private schools and clinics across the Washington, DC area.
Her prior clinical experience in pediatric and inpatient hospital settings such as Children’s National Medical Center and Mount Sinai Hospital provided a strong foundation for her wellness classes in the community. Brigitta White’s goal is to support social-emotional health and development through yoga and mindfulness, movement, dance and the expressive arts.
Brigitta White has partnered with many wonderful schools and community settings bringing her specialized field of study to help children grow and thrive. Brigitta works from her heart and intuition combined with her trained nonverbal and affect-based observation skills to help inform the need of the individual and group.
She believes in the power of community and relationships and continues to be a vital part of making life easier for families who want to slow down, simplify and increase meaningful time together. Brigitta is a home birthing mom of two boys who resides in Ashburn, Virginia with her talented artist husband Dave White.
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