The arts and mental health: Creativity and inclusion


Author(s):*Listed Alphabetically
Parr H

Year of Publication:
2005

Publisher(s):
Economic and Social Research Council, University of Dundee

Publication Type:
Report

Abstract:

A qualitative study on the outcomes for participants engaged in a number of community arts projects for people with mental health problems. Participation had a range of largely positive impacts on the people with mental health problems. These included: increased self-understanding, self-esteem, communication skills and resilience.



Evidence Type: Qualitative Research

Main Focus: Mental Health

Participant Group: Specific Mental Health Condition

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Parr, H. (2005). The arts and mental health: Creativity and inclusion/i>. Dundee: University of Dundee/Economic and Social Research Council.