Communication Through Movement: Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism

Communication Through Movement: Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism

Editor’s Note: Heidi Ehrenreich is a second generation dance/movement therapist who has spent her career pioneering ways to integrate the...

Effects of Dance/Movement Therapy on Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Journal Brief

Effects of Dance/Movement Therapy on Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Journal Brief

A recent pilot study exploring the use of mirroring in the treatment of adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorder...

Inclusion Matters: International Day for Persons with Disabilities

  Worldwide there are approximately one billion individuals living with a disability; 80 percent reside in developing countries. This International...

Dance/Movement Therapy in the School Setting

Dance/Movement Therapy in the School Setting

Young Children: Addressing Brain, Body and Psychological Functioning through Dance Working as a dance/movement therapist in an elementary school setting is...

Communication Through Movement: Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism

Editor’s Note: Heidi Ehrenreich is a second generation dance/movement therapist who has spent her career pioneering ways to integrate the...

A Personal History: Bringing the Body into the Treatment of Autism

I met Peter* in 1970, while earning my Master’s degree in Speech and Language Pathology at Emerson College in Boston,...

American Dance Therapy Association Highlights National Autism Awareness Month

April is National Autism Awareness Month The Autism Society launched National Autism Awareness Month over 20 years ago to “promote autism...