Claudia Palmira

Designer and Director, Restart Retreats Italy

Born in New York, Claudia Palmira is a designer and artist in Rome, Italy since 2006. She founded her eponymous design studio in 1997, soon after graduating Mount Holyoke College (MA). After being selected by Dr. Tian Dayton to join a psychodrama training group as a non-therapist in New York, Claudia received three years of mentoring from Dr. Dayton, a true leader in the addiction and trauma therapy fields. Claudia’s passion for psychodrama and creative arts therapy led herto bring the first annual English-language psychodrama retreat to Italy with Valerie Simon, LCSW, PAT in 2016. Called Restart Retreats, this annual experience provides deep experiential healing amidst natural beauty of Tuscany.

Claudia supports the work of therapists through individual and group workshops she leads and organizes with other inspiring professionals throughout the world. Claudia is passionate about developing programmes that support mental wellness and spirituality through pleasure and creativity.


Aug 9, 2017 - Video

Emotional Sobriety followed by Guided Meditation

Claudia Palmira, Designer and Director, Restart Retreats

Aug 8, 2017 - Video

La Scobrietà Emotiva Seguita da Meditazione Guidata

Claudia Palmira, Designer e Direttrice, Restart Retreats

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iCAAD Online 2020