Journal of Vaktherapie
Presenting dance/movement therapy (DMT) as a viable and valuable psychosocial support service for those with a medical illness. Sharon W. Goodill shows how working creatively with the mind/body connection can encourage and enhance the healing process. The author offers many real-life examples of medical DMT working with people of different ages with different medical conditions, for instance by describing case studies. Interviews with dance/movement therapists bring fresh and exciting perspectives to the field.
Keeping in Touch The United States Association for Body Psychotherapy
This outstanding work brings together science, neuroscience, psychology and dance/movement therapy in superb documentation of mind/body integration. This book is a must read not only for any dance/movement therapist but for all body-oriented clinicians and practitioners.
American Journal of Dance Therapy
We now have a text that can encourage additional therapists to venture into the medical realm and will show those within the great value that these services can bring to the healing process.
Goodill's efforts provide the needed manna to help cultivate the scope of DMT training, practice and research in a domain few have heretofore sought to traverse. This publication is at once a welcome and a significant contribution to the DMT profession'.
Cost effective and non-invasive, dance therapy is now functioning as part of integrative health care treatment. Sharon W. Goodill's new book, An Introduction to Medical Dance/ Movement Therapy: Health Care in Motion, bridges the gap between old and new and provides a valuable overview for dance therapists as well as all other health care students and professionals about exciting new applications of dance/ movement therapy in medical settings.
The Arts in Psychotherapy
Goodill's efforts provides the needed manna to help cultivate the scope of DMT training, practice and research in a domain few have heretofore sought to traverse. This publication is at once a welcome and a significant contribution to the DMT profession.