Leah D'Abate


leahd@naropa.edu | (303) 378-6875

Somatic Psychology Therapy

Boulder, CO 80302

Leah D’Abate MA, DTR, is a somatic psychotherapist in private practice in Boulder County and a registered dance/movement therapist. She has 8 years of experience facilitating groups and individuals using experiential, somatic and creative arts modalities to work with addiction, trauma, violence prevention, communication, grief and loss, relationship building and self actualization. In addition to her private practice, Leah has worked as a therapist in wellness clinics, mental health centers, residential treatment centers, public schools and in community facilities emphasizing the importance of movement and body based awareness in the cycle of healing. Leah has presented her work at the American Dance Therapy Association Annual Conference and the Colorado Behavioral Health Conference and continues to consult and conduct in-service presentations on Somatic Psychotherapy at area universities. She currently serves as academic advisor, admissions coordinator, adjunct faculty, co-community based learning coordinator and faculty director of the Somatic Arts Concert for the MA Somatic Counseling Program at Naropa University. Leah is a dancer and an artist and has a passion for floral design and soulful aesthetic creations of all kinds.