About Zsuzsanna Soboslay

Zsuzsi Soboslay has a practice in writing, theater, dance, and community cultural development. She specialises in collaborative work across disciplines and has a special interest in the stories of immigrants and refugees, as well as experience of place. She has received numerous awards and residences, initiates collaborations with musicians and visual artists, and has a special ability to bring out the best in people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities. She was recipient of the ACT Multicultural Award for Outstanding Excellence in the area of ‘Creative Services and Experiences for the Community through Art, Media or Culture,’ 2018.

Heart-Pulse technique

By | 2021-04-08T07:09:06+00:00 April 6th, 2021|Uncategorized|

This is a free sample meditation. © Zsuzsi Soboslay, 2021 For times of duress or transition. Can be helpful in the most demanding of times. HEART-PULSE meditation In 2005, I was involved in a project in the far west of New South Wales, working on unceded Barkindji land: red desert, spinifex, mounds of glorious Sturt [...]

NEW! Art Doula–creative care services

By | 2021-04-07T01:08:45+00:00 April 6th, 2021|bodysongs, clinical practice, cross-disciplinary, shamanism|

Art Doula is a creative care service to assist birth, death and other life transitions. I offer cognitive and physiological re-framing during exacting times. Services now include Engage-A-Griot, and bespoke meditation/re-visioning sessions for individuals, families and communities. With 30 years' experience in counselling, transformative bodywork and creative collaborations, I am upgrading qualifications for certification as [...]

New offers for 2021

By | 2021-04-08T05:29:28+00:00 March 2nd, 2021|clinical practice, philosophy & ethics, shamanism|

For this year, I am offering new processes: Dynamic counseling and bodywork therapy via Zoom; Transforming Our Year: a graphics-assisted, cognitive  and symbolic re-framing of our place in the world; and GRIOT: Healing Tales. Commission a res-torying of  your life with a personalised healing fable. For more information, click on the BODYWORK ribbon on the [...]

New processes on offer for 2021

By | 2021-03-03T03:04:47+00:00 March 2nd, 2021|bodysongs, clinical practice, homepage, shamanism, Upcoming Events|

For this year, I am offering new processes: Dynamic counseling and bodywork therapy-- via Zoom; Transforming Our Year: a cognitive  and symbolic re-framing of our place in the world; and GRIOT: Healing Tales. Commission a res-torying of  your life with a personalised healing fable. For more information, click on the BODYWORK ribbon on the Homepage, [...]

Recovery and resilience: Darkpond

By | 2020-06-01T05:54:13+00:00 April 28th, 2020|bodysongs, collaborations, cross-disciplinary, dance ecology, ecology, inclusion projects, shamanism|

Homage to Rosedale. With Sam James, first reconnoitre on the NSW South Coast following the bushfires. Photo and video: Samuel James, Shimmerpixel.

The Spread of Fear and Fire [i]

By | 2020-06-01T05:58:34+00:00 April 28th, 2020|bodysongs, clinical practice, collaborations, cross-disciplinary, dance ecology, ecology, environmental sciences, performance, shamanism|

For International Dance Day, 2020. Sometimes our dance is about grief... Film and video by Samuel James, Shimmerpixel

The Culture Hub (2018-21)

By | 2019-10-08T01:20:47+00:00 June 11th, 2019|inclusion projects, Upcoming Events|

The Culture Hub is a work-in-progress with the north Canberra Dinka (South Sudanese) diaspora community. This intergenerational and intercultural project creates a ‘safe village’ environment for the Dinka to restore and maintain cultural practices. From here, members can share with and contribute to the larger Canberra community from a basis of their strengths as [...]

Moon Stories: The Day the World Changed! (2019)

By | 2019-10-08T01:19:05+00:00 June 11th, 2019|collaborations, cross-discipilary, cross-disciplinary, ecology, educational, environmental sciences, galleries and visual arts, inclusion projects, intercultural, performance, theatre, Upcoming Events|

Moon Stories: The Day the World Changed!  is a project that commemorates the 50th anniversary year of the broadcast of the first Moon Walk from the Honeysuckle Creek Tracking Station, just outside the ACT. It deals with history, human footprints, cultural differences and ‘deep time’. The project establishes partnerships between [...]