Dance/Movement Therapy

Dance/movement therapy (DMT) is defined as the psychotherapeutic use of movement to promote emotional, cognitive and physical integration of the individual, for the purpose of improving well-being. It is typically viewed as a more holistic approach to healing as it DTM asserts that the mind, body and spirit are interconnected. Dance therapy can be effective in the treatment of mental health issues like depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, and disordered eating.

Local Experts in Dance/Movement Therapy

Dr. Faye Kouimelis

Adolescent/Teen Therapy, Child Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy

As an occupational therapist I am trained in both physiological and psychological rehabilitation. I have also been a dance and yoga instructor for 15 years. The combination of my medical training and experience in the dance world has helped me become proficient at using movement as a healing therapy. My office has space for movement therapies.

Cynthia St Clair

Individual Therapy, Group Therapy, Family Therapy

I have a Master's Degree in Dance/Movement Therapy and am Registered with the American Dance Therapy Association.

Melanie Smithson

Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Couples Therapy

MA in this discipline and dancing all my life.

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