Please confirm that you are not a script by entering the letters from the image. Many care homes, GP surgeries and hospitals as well as community settings provide opportunities for people to engage with the arts as a tool to improving their wellbeing. Duck: Journal for Research in Textiles and Textile Design also welcome submissions to previous calls.
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. Arts programs can be particularly well-suited for this research approach because they often are deeply engrained in community solutions.
Health and Arts research at The University of Western Australia aims to build on current knowledge and complements the growing multidisciplinary nature of this field. I first met Mike when I worked for the NHS in Public Mental Health and was looking for ways to strategically embed the arts in my work across North Lancashire and Cumbria.
IJCAIP subscribers have quick access to journal articles, archive and blogs without fees or membership charges. The event brought together leading specialists in the field to present examples of both music therapy and music and health practice in Ireland. Her paintings became part of the national debate on health care reform and helped guide public policy.
All submissions however, must respond to the call articulating the research question, the research methodology and methods used, conclusions and discussion. We believe that the arts contribute to the wellbeing and vitality of society and that engaging with the arts stimulates our sense of identity and creativity.