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ArtCare at Salisbury District Hospital - Altro digicladTM in the new Children's Unit

ArtCare at Salisbury District Hospital - Altro digicladTM in the new Children's Unit

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AHSW Change of Address

UPDATE: There are issues with our new Exeter PO Box meaning that we are not currently receiving any mail. Read on for more.

 

 

 

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Aesop launches the roll-out of Dance to Health at St Bartholomew s Hospital, London

The £2.3 million expansion of Dance to Health was officially launched on Thursday 5th October 2017 at the Great Hall, St Bartholomew’s Hospital in London.

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Evidence

Longitudinal research into wellbeing

Taking part in art classes can improve mental health and enhance social inclusion over a prolonged period, according to a new study published in the International Journal of Mental Health Promotion.

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Creative and Credible CPD Programme

The programme aims to support best practice in evaluation in arts, health and wellbeing. There is an option to attend an introductory workshop at a significantly reduced price, and an opportunity to undertake an intensive follow-up programme with a small group of participants. Starts: January 2018

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Clay Play Raku

ANI BROWN BUCKLAND
SELF EMPLOYED, VOLUNTARY AND CHARITY.
ARTIST, SCULPTOR AND ART PSYCHOTHERAPIST

Clay exploration, experimentation, creativity,healthy well- being and fun. Give form to imagination and experience. A journey through touch and play.

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