Our next Joyous Movement training is going to be on Saturday, May 25th at The Samarkand. Join us, invite friends, or take it again for an update.

If you have ever had the desire to bring fun, joy and inspirational movement to seniors either in your home or retirement community, we have a simple, anyone-can-do-it training program for you. Become a Certified Joyous Movement Instructor with our Level 1 Training and add another valuable skill to you resume or increase the well being of loved ones at home. The training will qualify you to lead a class in Joyous Movement at your home or retirement community for assisted living and memory care participants. Filmed in a mostly seated format, our easy to follow videos will add support. A Level 2 Follow Up Training will qualify independent instructors to go into a variety of venues to teach these methods. We are now offering a discount for Activity Directors! Sign up at the store on our new website.

At the hands-on training with Joyous Movement creator Beth Amine you will receive:
• A flash drive of an instructional class with actual Memory Care participants
• Downloadable three part training video
• 36 page comprehensive workbook
• 1 Month Membership in the Joyous Mover interactive Private Facebook Group Page
• A visit by Beth at your facility to support you in your first local class

Anyone can do this not only for the client’s benefit, but also to expand the facilitator’s own aliveness and daily enjoyment. Guaranteed to create smiles, laughter, and happiness while improving physical, mental and emotional states. Science says dance movement is the number way to increase neuro-plasticity and slow the effects of aging! Payment plan on request with special discounts to facility staff. If you would like to contact Beth directly, please email her at

Training 8

10 AM to 4PM – ONLY $295 and ask about our Industry Discount.

Joyous Movement Training

Here is a testimonial from one of our past Trainees, Holly Walling, the Activity Director of Wood Glen Hall.

The training course in Joyous Movement teaches the facility Activity Director, caregiver, or movement instructor cutting edge, effective techniques in both dance fitness and self expression that re-open neural pathways, awaken the life force, and improve the quality of life of the participants. In a hands on approach Beth shares techniques for connection that have developed over 40 years of teaching and engaging the innate creativity of thousands of people of all ages. Live Trainings available in Santa Barbara, on location, or through our online webinar.

Done in personal or group home, this method can be followed to produce a space of joy and release of body and spirit through a musical voyage around the world. With the additional of musical favorites from the participants era, an uplifting experience is guaranteed.  And for instructors, no experience is necessary!  The simple instructional techniques are for everyone regardless of dance experience.

In the Certificate Training you will receive:

  • Video of actual class with Memory Care participants
  • Easy to follow Instructional video with movement and movement sequences
  • Three part instructional video
  • 36 page comprehensive Workbook
  • Year Membership in the private interactive Joyous Movement Facebook Page
  • A certificate of completion


A Certificate is awarded at the end of the training.

If you are interested in learning the  Joyous Movement methods, or hosting a training,  please contact Beth at