Latest News from the DGfT e.V.

October 2020

First Global Forum (#dtweek2020)

As part of the international Drama Therapy Week 2020, the World Alliance of Dramatherapy is hosting its first virtual global forum for drama therapists and students. The virtual forum will be held via the online platform Zoom. You will hear from representatives from professional drama therapy associations around the world and meet with others in your global community. This first forum will take place on October 22, 2020 from 3 to 4 pm (German Time)


Anmeldung (off-site)


September 2020

Jop Opening Drama Therapist (Berlin)

The Martin Gropius Krankenhaus GmbH is currently looking for a temporary part-time dance/movement or drama therapist. You may still apply until Sept 26 2020.


Job Description (off-site, pdf)



September 2020

Umfrage der World Alliance of Dramatherapy

The World Alliance of Dramatherarapy invites members of the DGfT to participate in a brief survey on the state of the arts in the field of drama therapy. The study was developed by Dr. Nisha Sajnani and approved by the Institutional Review Board of the New York University.



To the Survey (off-site)



Thank you for your participation.

July 2020

Standards of Registration 2020

At the annual member’s meeting the registration committee of the DGfT (Gabriele Pekusa, Daniela Debald und Cathrin Clift) proposed new standards of registration which will go into effect in September 2020. Until then, the committee is open to changes to the standards and welcomes your feedback! You can already preview the new set of rules right here on our website.


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July 2020

Current Developments in our advocacy work

Tanja Coppola and Johannes Junker, who represent the DGfT in the joint committee of the creative arts therapies (BAG KT), summarized the latest developments in their advocacy work on behalf of the members of the DGfT in a brief powerpoint presentation.


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May 2020

Cancellation of the Sommerakademie 2020

Due to the current situation the DGfT and the ITT decided to postpone the annual Sommerakademie until next year. Although this is sad news, we are already looking forward to June 2021. The same program and guests that were scheduled for this year, will be scheduled for next years conference as well.


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