Dance movement therapists in the state of Illinois are eligible for certification from the Dance Movement Therapy Certification Board (DMTCB) and licensure from the state of Illinois. Additionally, dance/movement therapists have the option of being nationally certified by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC).
R-DMT (Registered Dance/Movement Therapist)
A registered dance/movement therapist is an individual who is prepared to practice dance/movement therapy in a clinical, educational, or rehabilitative setting.
BC-DMT (Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist)
In this level of training, the individual has the education and experience to practice privately, to teach dance/movement therapy, and to supervise students/interns.
LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor)
This license assures that an individual is permitted to practice as a counselor under clinical supervision.
LCPC (Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor)
With this license, an individual has the education and experience to practice privately and to provide supervision.
- IL Department of Financial and Professional Regulations
- R-DMT info at ADTA
- BC-DMT info at ADTA
- National Board for Certified Counselors
GL-CMA (Graduate Laban Certificate in Movement Analysis)
KMP (Kestenberg Movement Profile)