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...

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...

Steppin’ Towards Wellness: Dance for Veterans

Steppin’ Towards Wellness: Dance for Veterans

Dance/Movement Therapist Collaborates with Steppin’ Dance Instructors to Foster Wellbeing and a Sense of Belonging for Chicago Veterans Editors Note:...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Survivors of Torture: An ADTA Talk

Dance/Movement Therapy and Survivors of Torture: An ADTA Talk

Survivors of Torture Create Dances of Freedom Belonging. To self, body, home, country, past, present, and future . . ....

Celebrate 52-Years of Dance/Movement Therapy beyond #GivingTuesday

Celebrate 52-Years of Dance/Movement Therapy beyond #GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday is about Giving Back with Dance/Movement Therapy Now in its third year, the American Dance Therapy Association’s (ADTA) #GivingTuesday...

Thoughts on How Dance/Movement Therapy Can Prevent Violence

Thoughts on How Dance/Movement Therapy Can Prevent Violence

Rebuilding Trust and Interpersonal Connection through Dance/Movement Therapy Dance/movement therapy (DMT) is currently practiced in mental health settings, rehabilitation, medical,...

One Billion Rising 2016–Call to Action

 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign began on November 25th. The 16 Days Campaign was initiated in 1991...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Domestic Violence Awareness

Disturbingly, 1 in 3 women are victims of some type of domestic violence by a significant other in the their...

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...

Dance/Movement Therapist Interviewed on The Trauma Therapist Podcast

“Every human being has the right to inhabit his or her body in the way that he or she chooses.”...