Making Dance/Movement Therapy the Therapy of Choice for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Phillip Martin-Nelson, principal dancer of Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, who was diagnosed with severe autism, credits ballet with...

Growing up Refugee

For the first time since World War II, the number of displaced people in the world has surged to more...

Dance/Movement Therapy at the Arts and Health in the Military Summit

My day job is as a dance/movement therapist for Veterans Affairs. I have a lengthy history of working with this...

Drum! Dance! Rise! – One Billion Rising Revolution!

Drum! Dance! Rise! – One Billion Rising Revolution!

“Our dance shows our suffering and our strength, our wounds and our womanhood. We dance to RISE above!”    ~ Kristine...

Dance/Movement Therapy: A Healing Modality For Women Who Have Been Subjected to Violence

Editor’s Note: The text below is from the official ADTA information sheet on this subject,  originally published in 2013 and...

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...