American Dance Therapy Association 52nd Annual Conference
November 2-5, 2017
San Antonio, Texas
Movement as Pathway to Neuro Resilience and Social Connection:
Dance/Movement Therapy at the Forefront
2017 Conference Resources
Highlighting the role of the body, movement
and interpersonal connection
in healing the deepest psychological wounds
Never has the field of psychotherapy been filled with such hope and promise. From the world of neuroscience we are learning of the astonishing capability of the human brain and nervous system for plasticity and renewal. At the same time, the fields of psychology and other applied sciences are detailing the role of the body, movement and interpersonal connection in healing the deepest psychological wounds. These tracks of inquiry, while previously parallel, are beginning to intersect in a place long familiar to dance/movement therapists: body and movement as pathway to resilience, healing and connectedness.
Thus, this year’s conference theme is a call to dance/movement therapists to make explicit the knowledge we have known implicitly for 60+ years.
HYATT REGENCY SAN ANTONIO 123 Losoya Street, San Antonio, TX 78205
ADTA rate is $185 per night + tax; available until October 1, 2017 or until rooms are filled
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