Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism: Dances of Relationship–An ADTA Talk

Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism: Dances of Relationship–An ADTA Talk

In honor of World Autism Awareness Day, Christina Devereaux, PhD, LCAT, LMHC, BC-DMT, NCC, discusses how the essential nature of...

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

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

A Dance/Movement Therapy Moment I currently work as a full-time dance/movement therapist at a day training program that serves adults...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Brain Injury

Dance/Movement Therapy and Brain Injury

March is Brain Injury Awareness month and as a dance/movement therapist I have spent much of my professional career providing...

Dance/Movement Therapy Supports Brain Health

Dance/Movement Therapy Supports Brain Health

The human brain is amazing and unique! Our brains are comprised of billions of organized nerve cells that are precisely...

Expressing Disorder: Journey to Recovery from Eating Disorders

Expressing Disorder: Journey to Recovery from Eating Disorders

A Glimpse into Dance/Movement Therapy and Drama Therapy Treatment for Individuals with Eating Disorders Body language is really our native...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Eating Disorders: An ADTA Talk

Dance/Movement Therapy and Eating Disorders: An ADTA Talk

Engaging Persons with Eating Disorders through Our Native Language–Dance Dance/movement therapy is a wonderful way to help people with eating...

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...