An organization seeking to advocate for mental health in dance. Minding The Gap offers consulting, counseling, workshops, and resources. Individuals can also receive their mental health first aid training through the organization.
A health and wellness podcast for dancers. Topics include resilience, stress management, Covid-19, and life transitions.
A mental wellness platform for dancers. Danscend provides workshops for students and educators to promote a healthy wellness space within the studio.
Are you a professional dancer dealing with significant injury? You’re not alone. As you continue your recovery, you can reach out to the organization for emotional support and other resources. The Dancers’ Resource provides: Individual and group support for dancers dealing with injuries Referrals for health care and health insurance Information and advocacy with workers' compensation and disability insurance Educational seminars on injury prevention, nutrition and wellness, financial planning and more Emergency financial assistance Connection with other dancers to share experiences, resources and advice
The collective effort to normalize the conversation on mental health within the dance community, and provide accessible, and culturally competent resources to dance artists nationwide