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

dance for all curriculum introduction

dance for all curriculum introduction Dance For All Curriculum Introduction In this short videos, founder Kathy Cass MA, BC-DMT, NCC, CYT, E-RYT 500, and director, Hilary Kern MA, AT, CYT, introduce the Dance for All (DFA) curriculum, which was originally designed for teens and adults with developmental disabilities, and has since been adapted for elementary . . . Learn More

UCLA Integrative Medicine Conference 2014: Creative Arts Therapies Panel

UCLA Integrative Medicine Conference 2014: Creative Arts Therapies Panel Integrative Medicine in the Community through the Creative Arts Therapies:  Experiential Panel Presentations on Creative Arts Therapies at the UCLA Integrative Medicine Conference – March 1, 2014 The creative arts therapies offer accessible, nonverbal and universal tools for facilitating emotional and physical health through a focus . . . Learn More

On the Edge of Chaos Conference 2013 (12 of 18)

On the Edge of Chaos Conference 2013 (12 of 18) On the Edge of Chaos: Finding Flow and Resilience through Creativity and the Arts (04/07/13) On The Edge Of Chaos Conference 2013: Creative Arts Therapies Panel, part two, features Lora Wilson Mau, MA, BC-DMT, and her presentation on dance/movement therapy. related videos On the Edge of . . . Learn More

UCLA Integrative Medicine Conference 2013: Creative Arts Therapies Panel (3 of 6)

UCLA Integrative Medicine Conference 2013: Creative Arts Therapies Panel (3 of 6) Integrative Medicine in the Community through the Creative Arts Therapies:  Experiential Panel Presentations on Creative Arts Therapies at the UCLA Integrative Medicine Conference – February 2, 2013 Click here to download power point slides from these presentations. The creative arts therapies offer accessible, . . . 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