Read about the first scholarship program offered by Collectively Rooted.
Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords uses music therapy to help regain her language and speech ability. Watch her inspirational story in this PBS interview with Jeff Brown. In addition to her personal therapy, Gabby Giffords continues her longtime political and legal advocacy to stop gun violence.
"As we wove together Rachel's 'dance to freedom', we integrated all of the stories, the mine fields of memories related to her pathway of suffering, of the horrible places that she had been. Dance/movement therapy offered Rachel a pathway to create her dance to freedom. Dance/movement therapy showed Rachel the way home."
Expressive art therapy strives to create a therapeutic environment that is beneficial to one’s mental health. Expressive art therapy is a creative way of tapping into your inner self to get a sense of your body, feelings, emotions, and thought processes. The different forms of expressive art therapy are art, dance/movement, drama, music, poetry, and much more.
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