Victoria Alvarez, B.A., M.S., R-DMT

Clinical Assistant & Dance/Movement Therapist

    As a registered dance/movement therapist, Victoria leads dance/movement therapy groups at Paradigm Treatment for teens and young adults with mental health illness. Victoria’s mission is to use dance and movement for therapeutic healing and has experience working with children, teens, and adults who have autism, mental health challenges and substance use disorders. Victoria is a co-creator and program director for Let’s Dance It Out, LLC, a therapeutic movement program that promotes social, emotional, and cognitive skills for adults with developmental disabilities in Santa Monica. She graduated from California State University, Northridge where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and minored in Dance. She completed her Master’s degree in Dance/Movement Therapy from Pratt Institute in 2020. In her free time, she enjoys dancing and creating art.