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Why Now is a Good Time to be a Dance Movement Therapist!

by Chelsie Batko

You can become a Licensed Professional Counselor and a dance movement therapist. Dance is “in”. Let’s face it: If you are considering becoming a DMT, you have probably always known …

Why Now is a Good Time to be a Dance Movement Therapist!

You can become a Licensed Professional Counselor and a dance movement therapist. Dance is “in”. Let’s face it: If you are considering becoming a DMT, you have probably always known …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Chelsie Batko, chelsie.batko@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

One Billion Rising: Join the Revolution

by Chelsie Batko

I have always found it beautiful that dance can be such a powerful medium through which to send a message.  This is exactly what will be occurring on February 14th …

One Billion Rising: Join the Revolution

I have always found it beautiful that dance can be such a powerful medium through which to send a message.  This is exactly what will be occurring on February 14th …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Chelsie Batko, chelsie.batko@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Dance/Movement Therapy Certification

by Chelsie Batko

At the Graduate Preview Day the other week, someone asked why one should go to graduate school at all for a degree in the arts?  I felt that this was …

Dance/Movement Therapy Certification

At the Graduate Preview Day the other week, someone asked why one should go to graduate school at all for a degree in the arts?  I felt that this was …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Chelsie Batko, chelsie.batko@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Becoming a Member of the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA)

by Chelsie Batko

Just recently I applied to be a member of the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA).  It may seem as though membership is only allowed for Dance/Movement Therapists, but there are special …

Becoming a Member of the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA)

Just recently I applied to be a member of the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA).  It may seem as though membership is only allowed for Dance/Movement Therapists, but there are special …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Chelsie Batko, chelsie.batko@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Dance and Movement as a Form of Communication

by Chelsie Batko

I realize that at this point in my blogging some of you may be wondering just what exactly Dance/Movement Therapy (DMT) is.  This is a question that I get more …

Dance and Movement as a Form of Communication

I realize that at this point in my blogging some of you may be wondering just what exactly Dance/Movement Therapy (DMT) is.  This is a question that I get more …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Chelsie Batko, chelsie.batko@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Saying goodbye to the DMT & C Graduate Ambassador Position

by Emily D’Annunzio

Well folks, this is it.  This is my final blog post as your diligent and hard-working Graduate Student Ambassador for Columbia’s Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA program. I almost feel tongue-tied, like …

Saying goodbye to the DMT & C Graduate Ambassador Position

Well folks, this is it.  This is my final blog post as your diligent and hard-working Graduate Student Ambassador for Columbia’s Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA program. I almost feel tongue-tied, like …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Emily D’Annunzio, emilyadannunzio@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

A New Way of Doing Dance/Movement Therapy, Part I

by Emily D’Annunzio

First I want to preface this post by clearly stating my standpoint as the writer.  I am a second year DMT & C graduate student studying at Columbia College Chicago.  …

A New Way of Doing Dance/Movement Therapy, Part I

First I want to preface this post by clearly stating my standpoint as the writer.  I am a second year DMT & C graduate student studying at Columbia College Chicago.  …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Emily D’Annunzio, emilyadannunzio@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

The Power of Movement

by Emily D’Annunzio

So, I must admit as I began to contemplate what I wanted my inaugural Grad Ambassador blog post to encompass, much anxiety was induced.  The thought of doing the whole …

The Power of Movement

So, I must admit as I began to contemplate what I wanted my inaugural Grad Ambassador blog post to encompass, much anxiety was induced.  The thought of doing the whole …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Emily D’Annunzio, emilyadannunzio@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

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