Dance/Movement Therapy has Positive Impact on Quality of Life, Depression, Anxiety, Well-being, Mood, Affect, and Body Image: A Journal Brief

Dance/Movement Therapy has Positive Impact on Quality of Life, Depression, Anxiety, Well-being, Mood, Affect, and Body Image: A Journal Brief

Dance/movement therapists are frequently challenged to produce “evidence” that dance/movement therapy (DMT) is useful in treatment, a request that can...

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...

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...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism: Dances of Relationship–An ADTA Talk

Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism: Dances of Relationship–An ADTA Talk

In honor of World Autism Awareness Day, Christina Devereaux, PhD, LCAT, LMHC, BC-DMT, NCC, discusses how the essential nature of...

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:...

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...

5 Ways Dance/Movement Therapists Share Their Work with the World

5 Ways Dance/Movement Therapists Share Their Work with the World

Dance/Movement Therapists in Action Since 1966, the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA) has been the sole U.S. organization dedicated to the...

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...

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...