ERIC Number: ED291746
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Dance/Movement Therapy. A Healing Art.
Levy, Fran J.
This book examines the field of dance therapy from its inception in the 1940's to the present. A detailed analysis is conducted of the theory and practice of the major pioneers. The book covers biographical reports and the influence of many dance therapy leaders. Laban Movement Analysis (LMA) is discussed as well as dance therapy in specific patient/client settings. Appended are: (1) listing of survey repondents; (2) information on the American Dance Therapy Association; and (3) the Dance Therapy questionnaire. A 34-page bibliography is included. (JD)
Descriptors: Dance Therapy, Elementary Secondary Education, Movement Education, Physical Therapy, Self Expression, Therapeutic Recreation
AAHPERD Publications, P.O. Box 704, Waldorf, MD 20601 ($12.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. National Dance Association.
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