Fran Ostroburski, B.A.(Mon), Dip.Soc.Studs (Melb), Dip.Dance Movt. Therapy (IDTIA), Yoga Training (AYTTC).
Fran teaches Creative Dance for adults at Mangala and has taught in the Creative Dance Course since its inception. She has taught Toddler/Parent classes, pre and postnatal classes at the school for many years. Fran established children’s classes in a studio setting in St.Kilda and Elwood and facilitated pre and postnatal classes at her home.
Simultaneously Fran has worked as a Social Worker/Dance Therapist with disadvantaged children and their families at Connections, Uniting Care for 26 years. In the last few years, Fran has facilitated a group with the frail elderly at a community residence. She also teaches in the IDTIA Foundation Course and supervises students in the Advanced Clinical Training.
Fran has taught introductory workshops in creative dance and dance therapy to other professionals.