Meet the host, Orit Krug, as she provides a brief introduction of this podcast series and a more in-depth description of Dance/Movement Therapy (DMT).
Orit Krug, MS, BC-DMT, LCAT is the Director of Expressive Therapies at Rockford Center, an inpatient/outpatient psychiatric hospital in Newark, Delaware. She has extensive clinical experience with a range of populations including trauma survivors, hospitalized patients in crisis, children with severe emotional disturbances, autism spectrum disorders, and adults and adolescents with a variety of DSM-V diagnoses. Orit currently provides clinical supervision to DMT graduate students and Creative Arts Therapists, including art therapists and music therapists. Orit has provided Creative Arts Therapies in-services to employees working in outpatient and inpatient treatment settings and DMT workshops to undergraduate students and local dance communities. In an effort to continue advocating about the importance of incorporating body knowledge and movement exploration into psychotherapy, Orit launched a podcast in April 2017, called “Mind Your Body: A Dance/Movement Therapy Perspective.”