Claiming Identity in the Body: Supporting Sexual Identity Development for Queer Folk in Dance/Movement Therapy

Claiming Identity in the Body: Supporting Sexual Identity Development for Queer Folk in Dance/Movement Therapy

Supporting Individuals of All Identities through a Body-Centered Approach The development of a person’s sexual identity within an oppressive system...

Dance/Movement Therapist Supports Family Members Grieving Their Military Loved Ones

Dance/Movement Therapist Supports Family Members Grieving Their Military Loved Ones

Dance/movement therapists serve individuals connected to the US military in a variety of facets. They have worked with Veterans since...

Dance/Movement Therapy, Mindfulness and Substance Abuse Recovery: An ADTA Talk

Dance/Movement Therapy, Mindfulness and Substance Abuse Recovery: An ADTA Talk

Forging New Relationships through Dance/Movement Therapy for Individuals in Recovery Treatment Board-certified dance/movement therapist and registered yoga therapist Emma Barton...

“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...

Honoring the Women of the American Dance Therapy Association

Honoring the Women of the American Dance Therapy Association

As dance/movement therapists, we have quite the lineage of women who advocated for the profession of dance/movement therapy. Today, let...

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...

Profile of a Dance/Movement Therapist: Marie King-Linares

Profile of a Dance/Movement Therapist: Marie King-Linares

Sharing a Passion for Dance through Dance/Movement Therapy Dance was deeply rooted in everyday life for Marie King-Linares. Even as...

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...

#50Years50Ways Campaign with Dance/Movement Therapist Nalini Prakash

#50Years50Ways Campaign with Dance/Movement Therapist Nalini Prakash

Everyday, through the #50Years50Ways campaign, dance/movement therapists are working to advocate and educate the public about what we do. When...