Claiming Identity in the Body: Supporting Sexual Identity Development for Queer Folk in Dance/Movement Therapy

Claiming Identity in the Body: Supporting Sexual Identity Development for Queer Folk in Dance/Movement Therapy

Supporting Individuals of All Identities through a Body-Centered Approach The development of a person’s sexual identity within an oppressive system...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Mental Illness–An ADTA Talk

Dance/Movement Therapy and Mental Illness–An ADTA Talk

Engaging Individuals with Mental Illness through Dance/Movement Therapy Drawing on more than 25 years working in psychiatric hospitals, dance/movement therapist...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism: Dances of Relationship–An ADTA Talk

Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism: Dances of Relationship–An ADTA Talk

In honor of World Autism Awareness Day, Christina Devereaux, PhD, LCAT, LMHC, BC-DMT, NCC, discusses how the essential nature of...

Honoring the Women of the American Dance Therapy Association

Honoring the Women of the American Dance Therapy Association

As dance/movement therapists, we have quite the lineage of women who advocated for the profession of dance/movement therapy. Today, let...

Steppin’ Towards Wellness: Dance for Veterans

Steppin’ Towards Wellness: Dance for Veterans

Dance/Movement Therapist Collaborates with Steppin’ Dance Instructors to Foster Wellbeing and a Sense of Belonging for Chicago Veterans Editors Note:...

Celebrate 52-Years of Dance/Movement Therapy beyond #GivingTuesday

Celebrate 52-Years of Dance/Movement Therapy beyond #GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday is about Giving Back with Dance/Movement Therapy Now in its third year, the American Dance Therapy Association’s (ADTA) #GivingTuesday...

5 Ways Dance/Movement Therapists Share Their Work with the World

5 Ways Dance/Movement Therapists Share Their Work with the World

Dance/Movement Therapists in Action Since 1966, the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA) has been the sole U.S. organization dedicated to the...

#50Years50Ways Campaign with Dance/Movement Therapist Nalini Prakash

#50Years50Ways Campaign with Dance/Movement Therapist Nalini Prakash

Everyday, through the #50Years50Ways campaign, dance/movement therapists are working to advocate and educate the public about what we do. When...

A Dance/Movement Therapy Call to Action on Arts Advocacy Day

A Dance/Movement Therapy Call to Action on Arts Advocacy Day

A Call to Action… What Can You Do to Help the Dance/Movement Therapy Profession? Be a part of Arts Advocacy Day this March...

Dance/Movement Therapy and National Eating Disorder Awareness

Dance/Movement Therapy and National Eating Disorder Awareness

Disturbingly, 30 million Americans suffer from an eating disorder at some point in their lives. Eating disorders are life threatening,...