Claiming Identity in the Body: Supporting Sexual Identity Development for Queer Folk in Dance/Movement Therapy

Claiming Identity in the Body: Supporting Sexual Identity Development for Queer Folk in Dance/Movement Therapy

Supporting Individuals of All Identities through a Body-Centered Approach The development of a person’s sexual identity within an oppressive system...

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

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...

Honoring the Women of the American Dance Therapy Association

Honoring the Women of the American Dance Therapy Association

As dance/movement therapists, we have quite the lineage of women who advocated for the profession of dance/movement therapy. Today, let...

Afro-Caribbean Dance Healing System – Connection. Meaning. Power: An ADTA Talk

Afro-Caribbean Dance Healing System – Connection. Meaning. Power: An ADTA Talk

As a board certified dance/movement therapist and educator, Maria E. Rivera highlights the use of Afro-Caribbean dance as a cultural...

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...

International Women’s Day: Honoring Those Who Make It Happen

On Sunday, March 8th the world honors International Women’s Day (IWD) –a celebration of the economic, political and social achievements...

American Dance Therapy Association Partners with National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

  February 22 – February 28 marks National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. The ADTA is proud to once again partner...

Multiculturalism and Diversity in Dance/Movement Therapy

Since its inception in 2008, the Multicultural and Diversity Committee of the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA MDC) has been...