National Weight Stigma Awareness Week

  In our competitive, star-obsessed and image conscious society, where great emphasis is placed on youthful appearance and “perfectionism,” it...

Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the...

Dance/Movement Therapy, Mindfulness and Substance Abuse Recovery: An ADTA Talk

Dance/Movement Therapy, Mindfulness and Substance Abuse Recovery: An ADTA Talk

Board-certified dance/movement therapist and registered yoga therapist Emma Barton has over a decade of experience providing movement-based and mindfulness recovery...

50 Years — 50 Ways to Advocate for Dance/Movement Therapy

  ADTA’s 50/50 Campaign In 2016 the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA) celebrates its 50th year as an organization. Beginning at the ADTA’s...

ADTA’s 50th Anniversary Conference: Special Events

50th Anniversary Celebration Several committees are busily planning special events for this conference and throughout the coming year to mark...

Exploring Dance/Movement Therapy Private Practice: Five Things to Consider Before Taking the Leap

Venturing into private practice as a dance/movement therapist, or even contemplating it, can feel daunting and overwhelming. It does not...

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...

Growing up Refugee

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