International Day to Support Victims of Torture: How Trauma Affects the Body

Today, June 26th, is International Day to Support Victims of Torture. On this day, the United Nations invites individuals to...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Mental Illness–An ADTA Talk

Drawing on more than 25 years working in psychiatric hospitals, Ted Ehrhardt, MS, BC-DMT, LCAT, CMA, explains in this ADTA...

Dance: Positively Changing Lives of Urban Youth–An ADTA Talk

Dance: Positively Changing Lives of Urban Youth–An ADTA Talk

Utilizing Dance to Empower Youth In this ADTA Talk, Dr. Charné Furcron, LPC, BC-DMT, BCC, ACS, discusses and embodies the...

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 21 was established in 1966, by the United Nations, as the International Day to Eliminate Racial Discrimination. This day...

Growing up Refugee

For the first time since World War II, the number of displaced people in the world has surged to more...

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...

American Dance Therapy Association Highlights National Autism Awareness Month

April is National Autism Awareness Month The Autism Society launched National Autism Awareness Month over 20 years ago to “promote autism...

The Benefits of ADTA Membership

“Why did I become a member of the ADTA?” For me, it’s an easy question to answer. It’s the right...

Dance/Movement Therapy at the Arts and Health in the Military Summit

My day job is as a dance/movement therapist for Veterans Affairs. I have a lengthy history of working with this...