March 14, 2018 | 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Care and Counseling
12141 Ladue Road
St. Louis, MO, 63141
How often do your clients listen to their body? The human body is a valuable resource of information, yet this relationship is often overshadowed by fear or shame. This workshop will provide an overview of dance/movement therapy (DMT) and how it can be a helpful modality for clients to repair damaged relationships with their body and selves. This presentation will begin with an introduction of dance/movement therapy (DMT) and will demonstrate how DMT is an important resource for your clients. Specific interventions, based on diagnosis will be presented.
- Gain a deeper understanding of dance/movement therapy as a treatment modality
- Understand the theoretical omponents of dance/movement therapy and the importance of mind-body interventions in mental health treatment.
- Identify why dance/movement therapy is an appropriate intervention for your clients and how dance/movement therapy targets specific treatment goals according to diagnosis.