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Invitation to #ConnectArtsHealth

16 June 2016

Join London Arts in Health Forum, Paintings in Hospitals, British Association of Art Therapists and others live on Twitter this Friday, 17th June 2016 2-3pm for #ConnectArtsHealth.

Join London Arts in Health Forum, Paintings in Hospitals, British Association of Art Therapists and others live on Twitter this Friday, 17th June 2016, 2-3pm for #ConnectArtsHealth.

#ConnectArtsHealth is an online live chat event for Creativity and Wellbeing Week.
The live chat is scheduled for 2-3 pm this Friday afternoon.
London Arts in Health Forum and Paintings in Hospitals are hosting the live chat.
You can join in by keeping an eye on the Hashtag #ConnectArtsHealth and commenting on anything you feel is of interest – and also re-tweeting pertinent things.
You can also invite friends, peers, colleagues to join in.
You can add images to your responses – so if you have pictures of arts in health in action this will help to illustrate your point.
 
The main point of the chat is to link up an online community around arts and health.
The live chat is also a means to get feedback on Creativity and Wellbeing – and to hear what people think of it and what we should do in the future. London Arts in Health Forum will ask questions at the end in this regard.
 
The schedule for the event is…

2.00 pm – Welcome to the event

2.02 pm Creativity and wellbeing week

2.15 pm Invitation for participants to ask questions

Suggestions for topics might be:

The relationship of arts and health with the “mainstream” arts sector
Evidence
Funding
The policy context
The place of arts therapies
Media coverage of this work
Training and professional development for people working in this area

2.45 pm Questions in response to participants

3.00 pm Conclude the live chat –answering any specific queries or questions.
 
We look forward to chatting with you on Friday at 2pm!

#ConnectArtsHealth
Paintings in Hospitals @artinhospitals
London Arts in Health Forum @LAHFArtsHealth
British Association of Art Therapists @baat_org