to Dance & Arts Therapy NZ.

We are here to empower and support

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Our Vision

Dance & Arts Therapy NZ (DTNZ) is a charity committed to the wellbeing and development of communities in Aotearoa with a desire to be the nationwide leader of dance and arts therapy in New Zealand.

Who we are

Our kaupapa is to support and empower people of all ages, and in all situations, through the use of dance movement therapy and arts therapy. This includes supporting people with special needs, tamariki from low-income neighbourhoods and survivors of sexual abuse.

Our Team

Our team of trained experts value creativity, connection, nurturing, growth, integrity and collaboration.

DTNZ is proud to employ senior therapists who have trained in dance movement therapy and/or clinical arts therapy internationally and locally, therapists who are currently completing their training, professional dancers and dance education experts specialising in disability and dance.