Bridging Science and the Arts to Impact Lives

  • Exploring the relationship between health and creative expression through scientific research
  • Empowering individuals through innovative programs and tools
  • Engaging our community through shared stories of “art and healing”

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The arts have long provided emotional context for the human experience. Now, research is demonstrating that creative expression also contributes to better health and wellbeing. People from all walks of life and every corner of the planet are expressing themselves through the arts—musical, performance, visual, writing, culinary—and discovering how it reduces the physical and emotional burden associated with various types of health conditions and life circumstances.  Join us, along with those in healthcare and the arts, as we find out how, why, and when this important transformation occurs in order help all who might benefit.  Together, we can make Art powerful Medicine.

Being UnLonely: Psychology Today

  How to Be UnLonely During the Holidays Coping during a season of high expectations As published on PsychologyToday.com  Why do we get lonely during the holidays? Let’s think about why we get lonely at all. Most people experience loneliness as a gap...

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The UnLonely Film Festival Submissions

Submissions | Deadline 02.15.2018 Judge and Co-Host: Mike Paseornek, President of Production Lionsgate Tell Your Powerful Story in Our 2nd Annual UnLonely Film Festival  The UnLonely Film Festival, the first to be dedicated to telling the stories of the public health...

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Caregivers Month

Celebrating Caregivers Month in Augusta   Caregiving is very difficult work, work that can be physically grueling and emotionally grinding. It often results in isolation and loneliness for the caregiver who, over time, increasingly withdraws from...

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UnLonely for the Holidays

Together we'll make a difference. Give the Gift of Creative Expression 🙂 Welcome! Now more than ever, join us this holiday season in discovering how powerful creative expression can be in authentically connecting us with each other.  Watch the video below to find out...

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Film: My Baby You’ll Be

My Baby You'll Be About the Film When Charles’ mother asked him to help her transfer home movies to her hard drive, his reaction was, “What home videos?”  Watching the 20 hours of family memories and realizing he had 38 unopened voicemails — many from his...

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An Infusion of Creativity: Beating Holiday Stress

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Except when it isn’t. The rush and excitement of the holiday season can often be woven with lofty expectations and an unparalleled pressure to please. A seemingly inherent need often surfaces to be everything to everybody—and...

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The Therapeutic Power of Creative Expression through Paper

"The Paper and Packaging - How Life Unfolds™ campaign recognizes the ways letter writing can bring people together," said Mary Anne Hansan, Paper and Packaging Board executive director. "These survivors choose peace every day and choose to see the world in a positive...

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TEDMED: Robert Gupta’s Healing Music

TEDMED: Robert Gupta's Healing Music Roberta Gupta, who brings classical music to underserved communities, explains the diverse therapeutic capacities of music to affect neuropathways that are damaged. Opening his presentation at a TEDMED conference in...

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On the Radio! Listen Now:

Jeremy Nobel, MD, MPH, Founder and President of The Foundation for Art & Healing, joins host Janeane Bernstein on KUCI 88.9fm

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