Art = Awareness

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When Art and Mental Illness Collide: An Interview with Artist Derek Hess Mental Health, Nutrition, Art, Mental Health Services, Mental Health Screening, Behavioral Health, Health Screening, Mental Health Test, Codependency
When Art and Mental Illness Collide: An Interview with Artist Derek Hess
When Art and Mental Illness Collide: An Interview with Artist Derek Hess
the worrier's guide to life by gena correll, one - timer
The Worrier's Guide to Life
Nine Graphic Novels and Comic Books About Mental Health - Library Card
Expressions of Recovery showcases artwork of Lake County residents with health issues Resident, News Anchor, County, Recovery, Lake County, Health Issues, Expressions, Broadcast
News Analysis: Supreme Court has right- and far-right wings. Their justices might not be those you’d guess
Expressions of Recovery showcases artwork of Lake County residents with health issues
an image of people walking up stairs in the sky with buildings and clouds behind them
Murals coming to Bronx, Brooklyn aim to ‘change the conversation around mental health’ | amNewYork
Murals coming to Bronx, Brooklyn aim to ‘change the conversation around mental health’
THE ARTS AND WORK RELATED STRESS, BY DR VAL HUET | British Association of Art Therapists | Pulse | LinkedIn British, Art Therapist, Art Therapy, Articles, Work Related Stress, Therapist, Work, Linkedin
THE ARTS AND WORK RELATED STRESS, BY DR VAL HUET | British Association of Art Therapists | Pulse | LinkedIn
two men standing next to each other in front of pictures on a wall with sunflowers
Photography class for Cook County Jail inmates develops passion for art
No one wants to go to jail. But last week a couple hundred people sat in the gymnasium of the Mental Health Transition Center at Cook County Jail and they were happy, filling the place with smiles and applause, vivid visions on the wall and what felt like hope in the air.
paper snowflakes are cut out and placed on a wooden surface with white stars
Creative Expression and the Holidays: Building Connections That Help and Heal
Creative Expression and the Holidays: Building Connections That Help and Heal
a peace sign drawn on a piece of paper
Culture and Arts
Archivists In Paris Are Saving Poems And Drawings Left By Passersby
a man standing next to a painting of a man's face
Sock Drawer Stories: Portraits of Hope & Healing | CBC Radio
Calgary Paramedic Rob Gladney looks at the portrait his colleague Teresa Coulter painted of him. It's part of a photo exhibit called "Sock Drawer Stories" which features 12 first responders with PTSD.
Painting has always been Ross’s coping mechanism, for her and her four children. Children, Adventure, Country, Art Journaling, Art Journal
Gold Country News | Gold Country Media
Painting has always been Ross’s coping mechanism, for her and her four children.
two people with tattoos that say past and future
36 Tattoos That Give Us Hope For Mental Health Recovery
Because our mental health is always with us — and because tattoos can be a permanent reminder of where we’ve been and where we want to go...
a woman with long red hair wearing a flower crown and holding flowers in her hand
Photography as Art Therapy
Photography as Art Therapy
two women standing next to each other in a room with pictures on the wall behind them
Artist Fleissig speaks as Holocaust survivor - Sedona Red Rock News
After coming to the United States in 1946, having hidden her identity to escape detection during the Holocaust, art became an outlet for Fleissig.
Art and Technology in Traumatic Times Technology, Art And Technology, Trauma, Times
Art and Technology in Traumatic Times
Art and Technology in Traumatic Times
a baby sitting on top of a pottery wheel
Project Happiness
Why Creativity Makes Us Feel More Alive | Project Happiness
a woman covering her face with both hands
Art That Hurts
Art That Hurts | Huffington Post
50 ways to take care of yourself in the arts Life Hacks, Tired And Sleepy
50 ways to take care of yourself in the arts
50 ways to take care of yourself in the arts
Art addresses issue of prescription drug abuse Inspiration, Ideas, Mental Health Art Therapy, Mental Health Art, Therapy Ideas
Art addresses issue of prescription drug abuse
Art addresses issue of prescription drug abuse
a painting of a man and woman sitting on a couch
Creativity | Fast Company
Science Says Art Will Make Your Kids Better Thinkers (and Nicer People)
a flock of birds flying over a beach next to the ocean
Art Is Healing
Houston photographer Robert Flatt beats back Parkinson’s with a click of the camera
several mannequins are on display in an art gallery with green light from the ceiling
How Outsider Art Is Breaking Down Walls Around Mental Illness In China
How Outsider Art is Breaking Down Walls Around Mental Illness In China | VICE News
How Creative Expression Can Help Kids With Autism Films, Children With Autism, Play Therapist, Advocacy, Autism Articles, Documentaries
How Creative Expression Can Help Kids With Autism
How Creative Expression Can Help Kids With Autism
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For Day of the Dead, Families Turn to Nicho Art to Ease Grief | KQED
'It strengthens our mental health in that we have a place to bring our grief, bring our loss in a celebratory way.'
These Photos Show How The World Might Look To A Person With Autism Occupational Therapy, Personas, Physical Disabilities, Attention, Person, Difficult
These Photos Show How The World Might Look To A Person With Autism
These Photos Show How The World Might Look To A Person With Autism
an older woman holding up a painting in front of her
Why collectors are drawn to ‘murderabilia’ | CNN
Why collectors are drawn to 'murderabilia: Displaying criminals' work is a point of contention among art therapists
Finding a richer life through art, music, dance Books, Dance, Professional Development, Interview, Rich Life, Professional
Finding a richer life through art, music, dance
Finding a richer life through art, music, dance
Urban Arts Collaborative offers healing through art Urban Art, Art Practice, Young Artist, Alternative Therapies, Healing Arts
Urban Arts Collaborative offers healing through art
Urban Arts Collaborative offers healing through art
a neon sign with a man's head on it
Study Finds Making Art May Keep Our Brains Healthy
Study Finds Making Art May Keep Our Brains Healthy
a person making clay on a potter's wheel with their hands touching the pottery
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Are you happier when you’re creating?
Art is not just about expressing creatively, it is also a form of therapy.
Art is not just about expressing creatively, it is also a form of therapy.