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...

Engaging the SELF: Dance/Movement Therapy with Individuals with Eating Disorders

Human beings attempt to mask problems with behaviors that are essentially the tape and glue of our external Self, forgetting...

The Role of Dance/Movement Therapy in Eating Disorder Recovery

The Role of Dance/Movement Therapy in Eating Disorder Recovery

February 21-27 is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week.  As board-certified dance/movement therapist and Certified Eating Disorder Specialist Susan Kleinman has...

Dance/Movement Therapy and National Eating Disorder Awareness

Dance/Movement Therapy and National Eating Disorder Awareness

Disturbingly, 30 million Americans suffer from an eating disorder at some point in their lives. Eating disorders are life threatening,...

Dance/Movement Therapy at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital

Dance/Movement Therapy at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital

Smiling girl lying in bed in hospital surrounded by doctors. Seven year old Tommy was a patient at SSM Health Cardinal...

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...

American Dance Therapy Association Day of Service 2015

American Dance Therapy Association Day of Service 2015

Last October 2015, the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA) held their annual conference in San Diego, California. What a beautiful,...

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...

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,...