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Bette Joan Blau, American dance/movement therapist. Member American Dance Therapy Association, New York City Dance Therapy Association, Association Play Therapists, National Educational Council of Creative Therapies, Child Development Research Association.

Background

Blau, Bette Joan was born on December 19, 1936 in New York City. Daughter of Abraham Robert and Victoria (Artz) Feingold.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, City College of New York, 1957. Master of Arts, City College of New York, 1960.

Career

Science teacher, Public School District 99, New York City, 1957-1962;guidance counselor, administrative assistant, Public School District 99, 1957-1962;dance/movement therapist, Suffolk Child Development Center, L.I.C., 1971-1980;super. dance movement therapists, Suffold Child Development Center, 1973-1980;supervisor of psychotherapists in private practice, New York City, since 1980;faculty, Pratt U., New York City, 1983-1985;faculty, Adelphi U., Long Island, 1985-1989;dance/movement therapist, Little Village School, Long Island, since 1980;supervisor movement therapy department, Little Village School, since 1980. Guest lecturer Adelphi U., 1987-1989. Conductor workshops in field.

Lecturer in field.

Membership

Member American Dance Therapy Association, New York City Dance Therapy Association, Association Play Therapists, National Educational Council of Creative Therapies, Child Development Research Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: dance, skiing, traveling.

Connections

Married Sheldon Paul Blau, September 2, 1957. Children: Steven, Debra.