Catherine speaks to the value of prioritizing a dancer’s emotional well-being.
Catherine describes how stress and anxiety impact performance and provides tools for managing stress as a dancer.
Catherine informs a discussion about sexual harassment in the dance industry.
Catherine offers practical steps a dancer can take in response to the loss of a contract.
Catherine talks to Dance Informa about her work with injured dancers and the importance of social support in the management of dance injuries.
Publications & Presentations
Drury, C. (in press). A psychosocial approach to supporting injured dancers. Journal of Social Work with Groups, 42. https://doi.org/10.1080/01609513.2018.1520672
Rowan, M., & Drury, C. (October, 2018). Dialectical behavior therapy for athletes. Paper presented at the Association for Applied Sport Psychology Annual Conference, Toronto, ON.
Invited Speaker, Understanding Workplace Sexual Harassment in the Dance Community, Dance/NYC Symposium, New York, NY. February 25, 2018.
Calhoun, C., & Oransky, M. (April, 2015). Integrating mental health care for at-risk adolescents into a primary care setting. Paper presented at the National Association of Social Workers New York City Conference, New York, NY.
Invited Speaker, Integrating Mental Health Care for At-Risk Adolescents into a Primary Care Setting, New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation Conference, New York, NY. April 15, 2015.