Letting Go: Dance/Movement Therapy for Caregivers

Editor’s Note: November is National Family Caregiver’s Month. In her previous post, Natasha wrote about some of the challenges caregivers face and...

“Hopeful Aging” Highlights Dance/Movement Therapy with Older Adults

In this informative and “moving” interview, board-certified dance/movement therapist Donna Newman-Bluestein, speaks with host Dr. John Zeisel on the program...

Unlocking Potential: Dance/Movement Therapy with Older Adults

In this inspiring video, board-certified dance/movement therapist Erica Hornthal leads a dance/movement therapy session at CJE Senior Life in Evanston, Illinois. The...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Dementia: An ADTA Talk

In this ADTA Talk, Donna Newman-Bluestein, M.Ed., BC-DMT, CMA, LMHC, discusses how people with dementia “excel” at tuning into other...

Communication Through Movement: Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism

Editor’s Note: Heidi Ehrenreich is a second generation dance/movement therapist who has spent her career pioneering ways to integrate the...

Dance/Movement Therapists Volunteer for Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors

Over Memorial Day weekend local dance/movement therapists in Washington, D.C.  volunteered their time and services to co-lead dance/movement therapy grief groups for children sponsored by...

The Good Old Days: Dance/Movement Therapy With Older Adults

Trays of half-eaten mashed potatoes and boxed beverages are illuminated by the fluorescent light that fills the hallways and activity...

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/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...

“I had fireworks coming out of my chest!” A Tribute on World Down Syndrome Day

I currently work as a full-time dance/movement therapist at a day training program that serves adults with Developmental Disabilities, some...

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