Five Ways Dance/Movement Therapy Can Empower and Support Veterans

In the spirit of learning, connecting, and sharing on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness day, I offer some of...

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...

Ten Reasons to Attend the ADTA’s Annual Conference

It’s that time of year again – time to go  to the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA) website and register...

A New Therapeutic Norm: Dance/Movement Therapy with Individuals with Mental Illness

“There’s power in looking silly and not caring that you do.” –Amy Pohler I currently work as a dance/movement therapist...

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...

Making Dance/Movement Therapy the Therapy of Choice for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Phillip Martin-Nelson, principal dancer of Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, who was diagnosed with severe autism, credits ballet with...

Dance/Movement Therapy With Individuals With Developmental Disabilities

March is Developmental Disabilities (DD) Awareness Month. Dance/movement therapy (DMT) is an effective approach when working with this population. As...