Short Courses & Creative Retreats


An Introduction to Arts and Health


It is increasingly being recognised that the arts can play a key role in promoting well-being complimenting and increasing the efficacy of other more traditional interventions, and in some cases even reducing the need for medication. Arts in Health comes in many shapes and forms and this one day session will look briefly at the history and development of arts in health provision, before examining practical examples of how the arts can be introduced into both clinical and non clinical settings.



Length: 6 hours (10-5 including one hour for lunch)