Jessica Bockler PhD is an Applied Theatre practitioner and Transpersonal Psychologist. In her work she combines physical theatre and dance (Contact Improvisation, Authentic Movement & 5Rhythms) with martial arts (Aikido & Iaido) and mindfulness practices. She has extensive experience of creative programme management and multi-modal arts facilitation in community, education and health contexts. Jessica leads Creative Alternatives, an arts and mental health service which operates in Merseyside, UK. Jessica is also a Founding Director of the Alef Trust.