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...

The Role of Dance/Movement Therapy in Eating Disorder Recovery

The Role of Dance/Movement Therapy in Eating Disorder Recovery

February 21-27 is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week.  As board-certified dance/movement therapist and Certified Eating Disorder Specialist Susan Kleinman has...

Dance/Movement Therapy at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital

Dance/Movement Therapy at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital

Smiling girl lying in bed in hospital surrounded by doctors. Seven year old Tommy was a patient at SSM Health Cardinal...

Love, Dance and Grandma

The holiday season has a way of offering painfully sweet reminders of loved ones who have left this world. The...

22 Reasons I Am Grateful To Be a Dance/Movement Therapist

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Emily’s Blog: Dance.Movement.Therapy. Thanksgiving is the time of year that Americans reflect on...

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...

Dance/Movement Therapy at Mattel Children’s Hospital

“Movement is our innate way of communicating. It’s something that we all naturally do… Everyone moves.” This idea of connecting...

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...

What is Authentic Movement?

My first experience as mover in Authentic Movement was profound. My heart sent cascades of tingles through my body, little...