- About Art
Over recent years, there has been a rising understanding of the impression that taking part within the arts can have on health and wellbeing. For the second Conference & Showcase, the focus is on how the humanities are contributing to present well being priorities: reducing calls for on the health system, addressing the neglect of psychological health, supporting an ageing inhabitants and tackling health inequalities.
The £four.5 million of National Lottery and government funding goals to increase the capability of communities, civil society organisations, public sector bodies and companies to work together to deal with priorities which matter to folks regionally.
For these of you curious about coming alongside to the event at HOME on twenty third January, (described on final week’s blog) the place Vic McEwan and I will share our work on The Harmonic Oscillator and launch of the e book Critical Care, registration particulars are by clicking on the image beneath..an thrilling new convention on arts, health and restoration!
In November 2014 at The Power of the Arts National Conference in Ottawa, Dr. Catherine Morley, Assistant Professor in The School of Nutrition and Dietetics at Acadia University, approached me about writing an ethnodrama based on analysis about feeding getting old relations.
There are many alternative methods during which this work is described (arts in health, arts for well being, arts and well being, and many others) however primarily they are all concerning the impact that lively engagement can have on the well being and wellbeing of people and communities.