AUNE Hosts New England American Dance Therapy Association

The Spring Dance/Movement Therapy Conference of the New England American Dance Therapy Association (NEADTA) took place at Antioch University New England (AUNE) from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 9.

Susan Loman, director of AUNE’s Dance/Movement Therapy (DMT) and Counseling program, co-chaired the conference. She gave a presentation at the conference, as did these DMT faculty: Christina Devereaux, Kim Burden and Claire LeMessurier. AUNE alumnae Debja Steinberger, Kim DeAngelis, Melanie Johnson, Annabelle Coote and Michelle Gaudreaux will also present.

DMT students and faculty performed original choreography at the conference.

NEADTA is the New England membership chapter for the American Dance Therapy Association. It promotes professional development and connection to the field of dance/movement therapy and mental health. Find more information on NEADTA,.

Students are encouraged to attend the American Dance Therapy Association national conference, October 20-23, 2011, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. To learn more about the NEADTA/ Penny Lewis Student Scholarship Fund for free conference admission email: neadta@gmail.com.