Creative Forces: NEA Military Healing Arts Network
Washington, District of Columbia – United States
Liz K. Freeman, MA, R-DMT, is a Dance/Movement Therapist at the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE), an integrative treatment program for service members with traumatic brain injury and associated psychological health conditions at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. At the NICoE she provides Dance/Movement Therapy (DMT) treatment to active duty service members, which focuses on utilizing the mind-body connection to increase nervous system regulation and emotional resilience. She is employed there by Creative Forces: NEA Military Healing Arts Network, which is a partnership of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs, and the state and local arts agencies that serves the special needs of military patients and veterans with traumatic brain injury and psychological health conditions, as well as their families and caregivers. She received her MA in Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling from Antioch University of New England and her BA from Beloit College in Dance.
Wednesday, November 6
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM