IACASE has an inclusive, broad scope and reaches in different regions of the world.  IACASE membership helps you or your organization to expand horizons and build international connections with IACASE’s extensive networking and opportunities across disciplines. It also brings you to the international stage for equal dialogue with practitioners and organizations in other parts of the world. We are committed to making our membership accessible and supportive for the growth of our international community.

There are four ways to join IACASE

Individual Membership

This is for anyone who wants to associate with IACASE in support of our mission. An individual member can be a professional, a client, or a friend.

Your benefits include:

  • Become part of a truly global community for networking and dialogue
  • Access to a wide range of experts and their expertise across disciplines and fields
  • Attend regular IACASE member global online events (webinars, conferences)
  • Full access to CAET journal texts and other video materials
  • Join internal online discussion group of IACASE members
  • Special Membership discount on IACASE associated workshops and courses

Membership fee: $50 / year

Organizational Associate Membership

This is the membership open to any organizations that are related to creative arts and somatic education, with or without their own members. This membership is a far-reaching effort to expand our fields and connect organizations internationally.

Your benefits include:

  • International networking
  • Get listed as on Associate Members page of IACASE website
  • Promote your organization through the IACASE newsletter and social media
  • Opportunity to speak at IACASE Global Connection webinars and other events
  • 10% discount on the advertising in IACASE events, publications and more

Membership fee: $100 / year

Courses and Workshops

Creative Arts Education and Therapy – Online series

Following the success of our webinar series Laban – History, Applications and Frontiers, which was launched in 2017 and which has attracted  a worldwide audience, we will present a second series titled “Creative Arts Education and Therapy – History, Applications and Frontiers”. We invite some of the most influential and promising educators and therapists to deliver online […]

Mental Health Assessment through Movement

MHAM (Mental Health Assessment through Movement): An evaluation and assessment tool This course is the part of the IACASE (International Association of Creative Arts Somatic Education) continuation education program. The hours will be counted for the IACASE credentials application in the future. The course will be taught in English and live Chinese translation. This might give you a unique […]

LBMS Online

Alexandra Baybutt (PhD, CMA, RSME) gives three workshops on LBMS (Laban/Bartenieff Movement System) Building your personal movement practice (7 and 8 November) LBMS for musicians (14 and 15 November) LBMS for dance improvisation (21 and 22 November) and Ten-week course of Bartenieff Fundamentals weekly classes (6 October – 8 December) These online weekend group workshops […]

Discovering the Territory and Terrain of our Personal Space

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The Embodied Coach

This course is offered by Agape Belgium   The Embodied Coach: Reading the Movement, Understanding the Expression ‘The Embodied Coach: Laban Movement Analysis – Reading the movement, understanding the expression’ is a training in body-oriented interventions for coaches, care providers & therapists What is covered in this training? From the body point of view, we […]

The Ten Icons of Buffalo

Personal growth workshop Oct 1, 2020, Shanghai, China Instructor: Marcia Plevin (Italy/US), BC-DMT The Ten Icons of the Buffalo is a series of pictorial images accompanied by philosophy created in the Zen Buddhist tradition to orient and indicate a developmental path to the creative and spiritual self.  The buffalo in different Asian traditional texts is often […]

Creative Arts Education and Therapy – Online series

Following the success of our webinar series Laban – History, Applications and Frontiers, which was launched in 2017 and which has attracted  a worldwide audience, we will present a second series titled “Creative Arts Education and Therapy – History, Applications and Frontiers”. We invite some of the most influential and promising educators and therapists to deliver online […]

Mental Health Assessment through Movement

MHAM (Mental Health Assessment through Movement): An evaluation and assessment tool This course is the part of the IACASE (International Association of Creative Arts Somatic Education) continuation education program. The hours will be counted for the IACASE credentials application in the future. The course will be taught in English and live Chinese translation. This might give you a unique […]

LBMS Online

Alexandra Baybutt (PhD, CMA, RSME) gives three workshops on LBMS (Laban/Bartenieff Movement System) Building your personal movement practice (7 and 8 November) LBMS for musicians (14 and 15 November) LBMS for dance improvisation (21 and 22 November) and Ten-week course of Bartenieff Fundamentals weekly classes (6 October – 8 December) These online weekend group workshops […]

Discovering the Territory and Terrain of our Personal Space

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The Embodied Coach

This course is offered by Agape Belgium   The Embodied Coach: Reading the Movement, Understanding the Expression ‘The Embodied Coach: Laban Movement Analysis – Reading the movement, understanding the expression’ is a training in body-oriented interventions for coaches, care providers & therapists What is covered in this training? From the body point of view, we […]

The Ten Icons of Buffalo

Personal growth workshop Oct 1, 2020, Shanghai, China Instructor: Marcia Plevin (Italy/US), BC-DMT The Ten Icons of the Buffalo is a series of pictorial images accompanied by philosophy created in the Zen Buddhist tradition to orient and indicate a developmental path to the creative and spiritual self.  The buffalo in different Asian traditional texts is often […]

Organizational Professional Membership

Organizational Professional Membership is for organizations, usually training institutes or professional associations that are dedicated to creative arts and somatic education, that have their own members. This membership helps you to build up a strong and professional brand. It creates synergy crossing disciplines with other organizational members and supports our professional community by offering special discounts for our joint members, collaborative projects and more.

Your benefits include:

  • Get recognized as a professional organization by a big global community
  • Your own dedicated Institutional Professional Members page on IACASE website
  • Multi-layer of promotion via IACASE newsletter, social media and events
  • Priority opportunity to speak at IACASE Global Connection webinars and conferences
  • Join IACASE Annual Leadership Council Meetings
  • Recommend a representative to IACASE Advisory Board
  • Join exchange program with other IACASE organizational members
  • 20% discount on the ads for IACASE related events, social media, publications

Membership fee: $200 / year

Approved Training Programs

This is the membership for organizations (with or without membership system) that offer professional level training in creative arts somatic education that has met IACASE Training Standards. It makes your training program more competitive and appealing for the potential students and help you reach more international students. Your program can get enhanced by other complimentary programs IACASE approves. To apply, first fill in the iacase-atp-application-form and send to atp@iacase.org

Your benefits include:

  • Establish your training program in professional community worldwide
  • Additional recognition through IACASE accreditation
  • A dedicated web page featuring your approved training program and courses
  • Reach a bigger tool of potential students internationally
  • Promote your program through the IACASE newsletter, social media and event
  • Join IACASE Education Council Meetings
  • 20% discount on the ads for IACASE related events, social media, publications

Membership fee: $200 / year + initial fee $150

International Fee Schedule

We recognize differences in the level of economy and wealth among different regions of the world. In order to make IACASE membership accessible to all our members, we set our international fees schedule into 4 Zone by referring to the World Bank Income Index covering 218 countries and regions.

  • Zone 1: High income
  • Zone 2: Upper middle income
  • Zone 3: Lower middle income
  • Zone 4: Low income

Please check and download <world-income-index_2020> to see which zone your country or region belongs to.