Alice Bovard-Taylor Obituary

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Alice Bovard-Taylor

January 2, 1936 - November 9, 2011
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BOVARD-TAYLOR, ALICE, died unexpectedly of a stroke on November 9, 2011. She was 75. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, she earned a B.S. degree in education with majors in psychology and dance at Miami of Ohio University. She studied classical dance in New York with Martha Graham, and later became a charter member and pioneer of the fledgling American Dance Therapy Association. She developed psychology based dance therapy programs at several Minneapolis hospitals, taught at the University of Minnesota, and had a private psychotherapy practice. She earned a doctorate in clinical psychology from Western Colorado University. Her creation of the...
BOVARD-TAYLOR, ALICE, died unexpectedly of a stroke on November 9, 2011. She was 75. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, she earned a B.S. degree in education with majors in psychology and dance at Miami of Ohio University. She studied classical dance in New York with Martha Graham, and later became a charter member and pioneer of the fledgling American Dance Therapy Association. She developed psychology based dance therapy programs at several Minneapolis hospitals, taught at the University of Minnesota, and had a private psychotherapy practice. She earned a doctorate in clinical psychology from Western Colorado University. Her creation of the Video-Analysis program at the Telluride Ski School was the first of its kind. After moving to Denver she spent 14 years as the Deputy Executive Director at the Women's Bean Project. Alice is survived by her husband Dr. Jospeh E. Draganosky, daughters Karen Brandvold and Lori Lawrence, and grandchildren Davis, Elise, Dustin, and Madeline Brandvold, and David Lawrence. She was preceded in death by her son David Taylor. A celebration of her life will be held on Wednesday, November 16 at Willow Ridge Manor, 4903 Willow Springs Road, Morrison, Colorado from 5 - 8 p.m. Arrangements under the direction of Olinger Crown Hill Mortuary & Cemetery, Wheat Ridge, CO.

"A wise, brilliant, supremely talented woman. She changed my life, and for that I will be ever grateful. I have only just learned of her death. My..." Mary Pattock (Minneapolis, MN)

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