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Dance movement therapy
Dance/movement therapy is defined as the psychotherapeutic use of movement to promote emotional, social, cognitive and physical integration of the individual.
Dance/movement therapy sessions enhance the mind-body connection to promote healing. Sessions can be tailored to individual movement abilities.
Reasons to consult the dance/movement therapist
- Changes in mood
- Non-pharmacological pain management
- Improve movement tolerance
- Changes to body
- End of life
Ages: Infant to adult
Days Offered: Monday through Friday
Units covered: All inpatient units
Jenna Maltby, R-DMT, GL-CMA
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