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...

A New Therapeutic Norm: Dance/Movement Therapy with Individuals with Mental Illness

A New Therapeutic Norm: Dance/Movement Therapy with Individuals with Mental Illness

A Window into Dance/Movement Therapy Sessions with Individuals Diagnosed with Mental Illness There’s power in looking silly and not caring...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Mental Illness–An ADTA Talk

Dance/Movement Therapy and Mental Illness–An ADTA Talk

Engaging Individuals with Mental Illness through Dance/Movement Therapy Drawing on more than 25 years working in psychiatric hospitals, dance/movement therapist...

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...

Expressing Disorder: Journey to Recovery from Eating Disorders

Expressing Disorder: Journey to Recovery from Eating Disorders

A Glimpse into Dance/Movement Therapy and Drama Therapy Treatment for Individuals with Eating Disorders Body language is really our native...

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...