Inspirational Videos: Dance/Movement Therapy

Get inspired by remarkable clips showing how the arts are used in healing. The American Dance Therapy Association has produced a series of ADTA Talks on various applications of dance/movement therapy.  In this video, Nana Koch, EdD gives a good basic introduction to dance/movement therapy: An Introduction to Dance/Movement Therapy Watch dance/movement therapy in action . . . Learn More

Creativity & the Arts in Healing

Our inaugural experiential training conference will feature over 100 half-day workshops and day-long master classes demonstrating the use of art, dance, drama, drumming, music, writing, digital media, and play techniques. Taught by distinguished invited faculty from across the country, the program—which can be attended for any one or combination of days—will highlight varied arts-based psychotherapy . . . Learn More

A Dying Child and His Parents: a Moving Connection

The creative arts can enable meaningful communication and connection at significant transitional moments in life, when there is no other way to communicate. The following touching vignette, based on true events, was written by licensed clinical psychologist and board certified dance/movement therapist, Lori Baudino. “Patient Brad is approaching end-of-life, a fact that he and his . . . Learn More