2018 BMCA Conference
Smith College,
Northampton, MA
June 5-10, 2018

2019 BMCA Conference
Self and Other
University of California at Santa Barbara
August 6-11, 2019

Past Conference Programs



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 (BMC), 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. 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

​2018 BMCA Conference

June 5-10, 2018
Smith College, Northampton, MA

Pre-Conference: June 5-6: Deborah Hay
Main Conference: June 6-9
Post Conference: June 9-10: Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen

For more information on the conference, click HERE.

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

2019 BMCA Conference

Self and Other

University of California
Santa Barbara, CA
August 6-11, 2019

Pre-Conference: August 6-7: Mary Overlie
Main Conference: August 7-10
Post Conference: August 10-11: Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen

More Information
Call for presenters: May 1 through September 30, 2018

Past Conferences

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