“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...

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...

Vision 2021 – Strategic Planning ADTA Style

Vision 2021 – Strategic Planning ADTA Style

“The future is not some place we are going, but one we are creating. The paths are not to be...

Mental Wellness and Children in Dance/Movement Therapy

Mental Wellness and Children in Dance/Movement Therapy

Mental Wellness Awareness Month offers an opportunity to take a closer look at the prognosis of mental health in our...