The South East Arts & Health Partnership

Montclair, NJ September 2013 – Atlantic Health System and Montclair State University have announced a partnership to promote healing arts in health care and education through research. AHNC is a registered charity and virtual organization, functioning as a networking, capacity building and knowledge-sharing hub for anyone interested in the intersections between arts and health in Canada. The project will be supervised by academics from the Textile Research Group at The School of the Arts.

Eligible organisations are able to apply for grants of between £150,000 and £750,000 over a three-year period. When doing arts in health work with communities, some projects may also focus on the concept of social capital where ‘unity is health’. Within the Arts Council, arts and health is the responsibility of the Arts Participation team. Other alternative healing arts careers like chiropractic can also prove to be very lucrative.arts and health

Further to my previous email about our upcoming exciting LIME Music for Health Wingbeats Conference on Thursday 17th November – please find below a link that will take you to the Eventbrite ticketing page. These findings suggest that older women who are becoming frail demonstrate perceived health status benefits, most notably in ambulation, after taking part in …

The Foundation For Art & Healing

Picking up the paintbrush and heading towards the canvas, or whatever form of fun art projects you chose, is often more than just an exercise in aesthetics, but instead also imparts health benefits for a growing number of people. The Canadian Creative Arts in Health Training and Education e/newsjournal or CCAHTE as it was known, was launched in September 2006 as an open access (OA) internet news/journal, the interdisciplinary journal of the creative arts in health, training and education.arts and health

Cheryl L. McLean is a leading international contributor to the field of creative arts in interdisciplinary practice (CAIP) and founder and publisher of The International Journal of the Creative Arts in Interdisciplinary Practice (IJCAIP) and has edited the research books Creative Arts in Humane Medicine, Creative Arts for Community and Cultural Change and Creative Arts in Interdisciplinary Practice (Brush Education, Edmonton).arts and healtharts and health

The award-winning Lock-Keepers’ Cottage Graduate Centre, housed in an historic building alongside the Regent’s Canal at Mile End, offers comfortable study areas, networked computer facilities for the sole use of Arts PhD students, a seminar room, and a common room with views on to the picturesque Regent’s Canal.

The report will be launched in parliament and then at the Culture, …

Arts Crossing Borders

In partnership with USF Health, USF Contemporary Art Museum’s Art In Health program explores intersections between the arts and healthcare. The collection demonstrates Guy’s and St Thomas’ longstanding commitment towards transforming the healthcare environment; indeed it is through the collection that our commitment to arts and heritage began. Students hear about assessment and diagnostic practices, their strengths and limitations, and about traditions of evaluation and research methods ranging from medical to social sciences. Our students undertake projects in a broad range of media, alongside the study of concepts and theories that inform arts, health and wellbeing practice and research. The arts, including music, dance, theatre, visual arts and writing, are increasingly recognised as having the potential to support health and wellbeing. Promoting the role of the arts within the health and social care sectors and among the general public. Subscriber Newsletter with calls for papers, inside news, conference and event info.

The policy and strategy was developed following a period of consultation and research with the arts and health sector, which included Vital Signs , a series of arts and health events that took place in October 2009. In 2015, ACT Health and artsACT jointly commissioned an independent evaluation of …

Centre For Medical Humanities

The arts and humanities can be good preparation for a health care career because a bachelor’s degree in the arts and humanities usually gives you practical skills in communication, creative expression and analytical thinking, among other strengths. In addition to the sources just mentioned, specific journals were also targeted because of their connection to art and health: Health Education Research, Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, Health Education and Behavior, The Arts in Psychotherapy, and the Journal of Music Therapy.

Critical assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current practice in arts/mental health collaborations, with an eye to developing best practices for collaboration among arts workers, clinicians, mental health researchers, and – crucially – people with lived experience of mental health issues.arts and healtharts and health

We searched the following databases and Internet sites, covering the recent period of 1995 through 2007: Medline (PubMed) for general health care literature; Proquest, specifically PsycINFO for psychology journals and CINAHL for nursing and allied health literature; the Cochrane Library for health care reviews; and the Web of Science database including the Science Citation Index, the Social Sciences Index, and the Arts and Humanities Index.arts and health

Arts participation is a core value across all areas of the Arts Council’s …

Norwegian Resource Centre For Arts And Health

Arts and health embraces a range of arts practices occurring primarily in healthcare settings, which bring together the skills and priorities of both arts and health professionals. Author of the seminal work in arts and community health..A Social Tonic’, Mike remained committed to the principles of the Welfare State and a believer that creativity, culture and the arts were central to flourishing communities. Many health education programs hope, in some way, to influence behavior or attitudes.

Arts Council England, Cultural Commissioning Programme, Commissioning Journal, Guy’s & St Thomas’ Charity, NHS Alliance, Public Health England, Royal Society for Public Health, Sidney de Haan Research Centre for Arts & Health and Southbank Centre. You can call Sarah, the Arts and Health Development Officer on 01253 478033 for an informal chat or arrange to meet her.

Our second meeting was over in Dublin in 2004 shortly after I’d left the South West, where I’d been developing Arts for Health Cornwall, and was about to take up my position at MMU. In all 4 areas of creative artistic expression reviewed here, there are clear indications that artistic engagement has significantly positive effects on health. Three live in Europe (Ireland, Holland and France) and two …