Arts in Health

International perspectives on the development of research-guided practice in community-based arts in health

  Mike White writes: Volume 3 Issue 3 of this international UNESCO e-journal is a special issue edited by Mike White and Sarah Atkinson of the Centre for Medical Humanities and Margret Meagher of Arts and Health Australia on international approaches to participatory and community-based arts in health.  The papers originate from Read more…

By anniraw, ago
Arts in Health

In and ‘Out of Focus’: IUAES Conference with Perspectives From 69 Nations (Conference Review)

Entering the foyer of the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester last week was an immersion into a world of multiple realities, cheek to cheek: expressed in the contrasting colours and cuts of  clothing, and the colliding cross rhythms of numerous languages.  This was the enormous and inspirational International Union of Anthropological and Read more…

By anniraw, ago
Conferences and Symposiums

Second International Conference Exploring the Multi-Dimensions of Well-Being (24-25 July, Birmingham)

Second International Conference Exploring the Multi-Dimensions of Well-Being 24 – 25 July Birmingham City University Well-being 2013 has a particular focus on examining how professions, practitioners, communities and individuals are reacting to the well-being agenda. The pursuit of high levels of well-being is a key goal of society, yet well-being Read more…

By medh, ago
Arts in Health

Andy Burnham Headlines Shared Reading for The Reader Organisation’s Health Communities Conference 16 May 2013

Lizzie Cain, Communications Assistant for The Reader Organisation, writes: Andy Burnham MP, Shadow Health Secretary, will be discussing ‘The Books that Built Me’ at The Reader Organisation’s fourth annual national conference, Shared Reading for Healthy Communities, taking place at the British Library on Thursday 16th May. A supporter of the Read more…

By medh, ago
Centre for Medical Humanities