Dance/Movement Therapy in the School Setting

Dance/Movement Therapy in the School Setting

Young Children: Addressing Brain, Body and Psychological Functioning through Dance Working as a dance/movement therapist in an elementary school setting is...

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...