Archive for September 2013
On 10 October, the West Cork Mental Health Forum, in association with the HSE, present West Cork Sound and Vision; a celebration of the Arts and Wellbeing to mark World Mental Health Day. Taking place in the West Cork Hotel, Skibbereen from 11am to 3pm this free event brings together arts and health practitioners to deliver inspirational talks, workshops and performances across a broad spectrum of artistic mediums. The event will open with a talk by Prof. Pat Bracken, Clinical Director of West Cork Mental Health Services. Read More
Arts + Minds and HSE Cork Mental Health Services are pleased to announce The Arts and Mental Health Recovery Seminar, practice, value and potential of the arts within the HSE Cork Mental Health Integrated Service Area. The event will take place from 9.30am – 2pm on Tuesday 8 October 2013 in Crawford Art Gallery, Emmet Place, Cork City. Read More
Waterford Healing Arts Trust would like you to pause for a moment and think is there a poem or piece of prose you turn to when you want to be cheered up or soothed or generally feel better?
Rudyard Kipling said, ‘words are… the most powerful drug used by mankind’. With this in mind share your pick-me-up pieces of poetry and prose. Read More
Falmouth University will host the Malady and Mortality Conference: Illness, Disease and Death in Literary and Visual Culture on Thursday 19 Sept 2013. The conference is a unique series of talks and lectures bringing together academics and specialists in the exploration of disease and death in literary and visual culture. Read More
The Art of Good Health and Wellbeing 5th Annual International Arts and Health Conference will take place in Sydney from 12 – 14 November 2013 in the Art Gallery of New South Wales and College of Fine Arts (COFA), University of NSW. Early Bird Registrations close on 24 September 2013 and registrations limited to 250 delegates. Read More