Saphira Linden (USA)
Founder-Director, Omega Theatre


Saphira Linden, MA, RDT-BCT, LCAT, T.E.P, Artistic Director, Omega Theater/Theater Workshop Boston (since 1967), Co-Director Omega Transpersonal Drama Therapy Certificate Program. She is regarded as a pioneer in drama therapy. Ms. Linden is adjunct faculty, Lesley University, awarded 1st Teaching Excellence award NADTA, ‘fellow’ of ASGPP, and studied with the Morenos, late 1960s &1970s. Created numerous award winning plays. Her artistic work, subject of half hour film, PBS series, Artists In America. Trained hundreds of professionals in the arts, mental health, education, organizations/corporations. She is a Transpersonal psychotherapist, Management consultant, Sufi meditation teacher/ guide, since 1971. Private practice. Author of numerous articles, chapters about her work. She is editor & contributing author of THE HEART AND SOUL OF PSYCHOTHERAPY: A TRANSPERSONAL APPROACH THROUGH THEATER ARTS—Drama Therapy, Psychodrama, Transformational Theater, Trafford Press, 2013