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Dance/Movement Therapy Lectures (Free)

  • Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center 4126 Executive Drive La Jolla, CA 92037 (map)

The American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA) would like to invite the public to participate in the 2015 filming of ADTA Talks--informational lectures about dance/movement therapy. Audience members will learn about dance/movement therapy (DMT) and its uses in a variety of populations. 

What:  Live, filmed informational talks about dance/movement therapy (DMT)

When: Thursday, October 22nd                                                                                              three times available-audience requested to stay for entire slot, please arrive on time

  • 9:45 to 12:00

  • 12:15 to 3:00

  • 3:00 to 5:30                                                                                                                                see schedule details below

Where: Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS                4126 Executive Drive, La Jolla, CA 92037 | 858.457.3030 (desk) | 858.362.1348 (box office)

Dress: Smart casual. Audience members may be seen on film.


Questions to Melinda at

Filming Schedule (subject to change)

9:45 a.m. - 12 pm

What is DMT?

What is kinesthetic empathy?

DMT with Military and Families

DMT and Substance Abuse

DMT and Post-Partum Depression

DMT and Psychiatry

Authentic Movement and the Brain

12:15 - 3:00

DMT and Anxiety 

DMT and Refugees

DMT and Marital Therapy

DMT and Grief and Substance Abuse

DMT and End of Life 

DMT and Children with Social Needs

3:00 - 5:30

Afro-Caribbean Healing Traditions and DMT

Dating Violence Prevention in Schools

DMT with Refugees and Survivors of Torture

DMT and Women with Depression

DMT and Post 9/11 Healing

DMT and Children with Cancer

DMT and Personal Growth and Empowerment


Cost: FREE

Earlier Event: October 16
Later Event: October 22
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