The Sidney De Haan Research Centre for Arts and Health is committed to researching the potential value of music, and other participative arts activities, in the promotion of wellbeing and health of individuals and communities, and continues to build the case for Singing on Prescription. This is a multi-faceted agenda that includes the upstream promotion of health and the support of services focused on both illness and prevention/protection and care. Organising events to showcase good practice and bring together professionals working in the field of arts and health and social care. ARHL530: Special Topics in Arts and Health (3cr) – This special topics course covers in depth emerging issues, topics of relevance, problems or trends, and specialized content in arts and health not represented in the main curriculum of the program. Some projects may focus on the therapeutic benefits of the arts, some on environmental improvements to support health staff in delivering their care services, and others look at producing more creative kinds of health information. The arts create safer, supportive, and more functional environments in health facilities and community centers.
Tight Modern 2016: Call for artists As Nicholas Serota joins Arts Council England as it’s new chair, it good to see that Tight Modern has a shout out for marginalised and disabled artists. He is a past winner of the European Health Management Association’s Baxter Award in 2007 for the best book on health policy – Mental Health Policy and Practice across Europe. Malcolm has worked in the arts and events area since 1981 and held positions ranging from Box Office Co-ordinator to Sponsorship Manager to General Manager. In these forms of expression, arts modalities and creative processes are used during intentional interventions to foster health. Where applicable, you are required to obtain ethics applications for your research.
Arts Therapy: Arts therapists are registered with the Health Professions Council and are accredited forms of therapy which use the arts as their primary form of communication. We fund innovative initiatives, underpinned by robust research, that can have a lasting impact on health and healthcare.
PG Cert, PG Dip, and MA: research funding bid and ethics forms, journal article, project and project management documentation PG Dip and MA: project with evaluation, practice placement and reflective portfolio. Just a reminder that the research project took place in Newcastle, North Wales and Derbyshire and it will be exciting to share new research and thinking around the impact of the visual arts on the lived experiences of people with dementia. Instead, our intent is to summarize current knowledge about the connection between art and health, identify the most compelling next steps for investigation, and generate further interest in researching the complexities of art and health.
I had previous experience in Canada advocating for creative arts in interdisciplinary practice in the field of dietetics and supporting progressive dietitians and educators who used the creative arts in their practices. 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.