Dr. Zhou, doctoral degree in biomedicine, has been working and living in China and Europe for many years. He is the co-founder and Director of Inspirees Institute. Though trained as a scientist, he has been greatly intrigued by modern dance and dance therapy since 2002 and has played an important role in driving the development of dance therapy and creative arts therapies in China. He founded Inspirees Institute and Creative Arts Education and Therapy (CAET) – Eastern and Western Perspectives, the international open access journal. He is also a certified movement analyst (CMA) and Lean Six Sigma Blackbelt. Dr. Zhou is the team leader for the Chinese Group of Arts Therapy, Chinese Psychological Society, Guest Professor of Chinese Central Academy of Fine Arts, Co-founder and core member of the World Alliance of Dance Movement Therapy (WADMT). He is the founding board member and CEO of the International Association of Creative Arts in Education and Therapy (IACAET).