Press Releases

NEAMA’s Board of Directors – Updates and Further Clarity

Dear Dance Community, We want to issue a clarification concerning a statement in Dr. Tomi-Ann Roberts’ Nov 2nd letter about the 2019 transfer of ownership of YPAD. In response to YPAD’s Open Community Letter, NEAMA’s Board of Directors has thoroughly reviewed the aforementioned January 2019 agreement:…

Dr. Tomi-Ann Roberts – Community Connection: Clarity and Moving Forward

*NEAMA has issued a clarification concerning the mention of the YPAD’s 2019. acquisition. Please read it here Dear Dance Community, My name is Dr. Tomi-Ann Roberts. I am a PhD psychologist and professor, and my expertise is in the areas of objectification and sexualization. I am…

Introducing NEAMA

Today, October 1st, 2022, we officially launch NEAMA: Nonprofit Education and Advocacy for the Movement Arts, a division of EDIFY Movement, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our new mission, NEAMA, cultivates holistic practices to enable movement artists to thrive and works to identify, address, and prevent abuse…