Diversity, Inclusion & Accessibility Resources



This year we formed our Diversity, Inclusion and Accessibility Committee who has gathered the following resources for members. If you would like to join this committee or have other resources to add please do not hesitate to reach out to info@dmtac.org. There is much crucial and continued work to do in this area as our profession grows in Canada!



WEBSITES




WORKSHOPS & TRAINING




BOOKS & ARTICLES

  • Oppression and the Body: Roots, Resistance, and Resolution by Christine Caldwell & Lucia Bennett

  • My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies by Resmaa Menakem

  • “Dance/Movement Therapists of Color in the ADTA: The First 50 Years.” by Meg Cheng in the American journal of dance therapy

  • "Diversity Issues in Movement Observation and Assessment" by Christine Caldwell

  • "Turning Towards Multicultural Diversity Competence in Dance/Movement Therapy" by Nova Golonka Carmichael

  • Cantrick, M., Anderson, T., Leighton, L.B. et al. "Embodying Activism: Reconciling Injustice Through Dance/Movement Therapy". Am J Dance Ther 40, 191–201 (2018).



INTERVIEWS


INSTAGRAM ACCOUNTS


VIDEO



ADDITIONAL AUTHORS BY SUBJECT

  • Patricia Hill Collins — race, class, sexuality & gender

  • Eli Clare — (dis)ability & queerness

  • Rosemarie Garland-Thomson — feminist (dis)ability studies

  • Stuart Hall — cultural studies

  • bell hooks – cultural studies

  • Julia Serano — transfeminism

  • Sherene Razack — critical race feminism





We hope that you find these resources helpful. You can also read our full "Statement Against Racism & Discrimination" here.




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