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Dance Movement Therapy and Counseling

Drexel University

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1355 USD/credit 121950 USD/full
1355 USD/credit 121950 USD/full
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About

Dance Movement Therapy and Counseling at Drexel University educates students for creative, responsive, and effective therapy practice in which dance and movement are the essential modes of transformation.

Overview

Through a balance of experiential and reflective learning, theory and skill-based education, and supervised practicum and internship experiences, students develop a strong base for effective clinical practice.

Key facts:

The 90.0 quarter-credit curriculum includes specific dance/movement therapy coursework in areas such as Laban Movement Analysis (LMA); movement observation and assessment; child and adult theories and skills, and developmental movement, as well as general mental health counseling coursework in human development; psychopathology; social and cultural foundations; clinical appraisal and assessment; and group dynamics. Program graduates are eligible for the Registered Dance/Movement Therapist (R-DMT) credential as well as professional counseling licensure in Pennsylvania (upon completion of post-graduation requirements).

Dance Movement Therapy and Counseling is offered at Drexel University.

Programme Structure

Dance/Movement Therapy-specific topics include:

  • Theory and practice with child and adult populations

  • Social and cultural foundations in dance/movement therapy

  • Laban movement analysis

  • Movement perspectives in human development

  • Mental health applications of movement assessment

  • Therapy relationship skills

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission until full (Priority deadline: January 1; final deadline: February 1)

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

90 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts must be sent directly to Drexel from all of the colleges and universities that you have attended. Please note that transcripts are required regardless of number of credits taken or if the credits were transferred to another school. An admission decision may be delayed if you do not send transcripts from all colleges and universities that you have attended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    121950 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1355 USD per credit
  • National

    121950 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1355 USD per credit

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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