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Can Art be Medicine?

Whether through expressive writing, music, movement or visual media, all the arts are able to change people’s perspectives, moods, relationships and overall health. As we study the science of creative expression as a path to healing, and put it into action through our initiatives, we also work toward broadening awareness of the power of art to discover, explore and share what is most important to us as individuals and ultimately through that process, to heal. In that spirit, we offer real stories of hope, healing, and possibility to engage both those who seek health, and those who seek to help.


6 Comments

  1. Margaret Rose Allen Anciola

    Always. Lovely lovely powerful film.
    I’ve been working in Arts in Healing since I was about 19….that was five and a half decades ago!!! THANK-YOU.
    YES!

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    • Rebecca Blaine

      I love this. Fantastic recovery through art. Seems by some so undervalued as a method of release, yet so empowering to those who find their release through it.

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  2. Annie Arthur

    Creative Spark Heals The Dark… <3 🙂

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    • Mar

      Yes!

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  3. Elaine Maly

    This gave me shivers. Thank you.

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  4. Christine

    Encouraging and important – thank you!!

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  1. FAH Recognizes Women of Character, Commitment, and Creativity | The Foundation for Art & Healing - […] early supporter of FAH, Dr. Charlotte Yeh appeared in our video, Can Art Be Medicine? With over 30 years’…
  2. Arts and Healing – Part 2 | The WordPlayers - […] through organizations like The Foundation for Art & Healing. See their introductory video here: https://artandhealing.org/can-art-be-medicine/. Edward Hirsch, a trustee…

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