2021 BMCA Online Somatic Symposium
Spinning a BMC Web
May 13-18, 2021

Featured Presenter: Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen

Registration is NOW OPEN through June 18 

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35th Annual BMCA 

Hybrid Conference: In Person & Virtual

"Rejoining the Circle:
Somatic Agency and Social Justice"

Denison University
Granville, Ohio
June 22-28, 2022
Host: Gil Miller

deadline to apply September 20, 2021

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Banner photo: Rosie Dienhart

BMCA Conferences

The Body-Mind Centering Association, Inc. presents exciting, stimulating conferences that offer the latest advances in Body-Mind Centering (BMCSM), including new material developed by Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen and other BMC Professionals. BMCA conferences feature experiential presentations and somatic research from diverse modalities. International conference locations vary every year. Virtual conferences with BMC professionals are accessible to participants around the world. See below for information on past and future BMCA conferences.

Participants in 2015 North Amerian Conference in Portland, OR and the 2015 European Conference in Gent, Belguim.
Photos Rosie Dienhart and Dennis VanLith

35th Annual Body-Mind Centering® Conference

Call for Presenters


Rejoining the Circle:
Somatic Agency and Social Justice

Seeking presenters of workshops/practices, presentations, discussions or panels,and performances.

Offerings from all approaches and topics are welcome.  New research, experiential discovery, and body mind curiosities will be celebrated as we gather in person.

Join BMCA’s experiment with a Hybrid Conference: In Person & Virtual. All presenters are encouraged to commune on site. Remote presentation is available.

Denison University
Granville, Ohio
June 22-28, 2022
Airport: Columbus Ohio

Deadline to apply: September 30, 2021


Past Conferences

2021 BMCA Online Somatic Symposium

Spinning a BMC  Web 2021

May 13 -18, 2021
Featured Presenter Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen

Program & Presenters 


Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen's pre-conference workshop at the 2015 BMCA Conference in Portlant, OR-Photo: Rosie Dienhart

View past conference brochures and photos from both North America and Europe.

SOAK-­‐created and performed by Cynthia Stevens with   dancers Anna Marie Shogren and Lindsay Gilmour at the 2014 North American BMCA Conference at Skimore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, USA. Photo credit: Rosie Dienhart