A type of therapy that uses the movements of dance to gain body movements and recovery.
May work in hospitals, nursing homes, psychiatric facilities, and preschools.
- Must have a Bachelors degree in one of the following; Music Therapy, Arts in Music, Science in Music Therapy
- Must be board certified by the Certification Board for Music Therapists
$25,000 to $52,000 annually. This number varies based on both how much experience the dance therapist has, and the type of degree they chose.
Dance Therapy is a small area in the medical field which faces many challenges. One of the biggest challenges is persuading administrators the need for dance therapy.