Events archive

Stories from the Body – 29 October-17 December 2018

This Moving Pieces workshop series is an opportunity to connect to your own body, using mask work, improvisation, guided visualisation and performance. This offer will be of interest to performers, mental health professionals and anyone simply wanting to explore personal story in an embodied and creative way.

Trinity Laban/MU Teachers Professional Development Weekend – 27-28 October 2018

Designed for music education specialists, arts practitioners and teachers the weekend is an opportunity to meet, share skills and practice and includes health related sessions on music in dementia settings, building mental health resilience and inclusive music making.

Supervision and support for artists, discussion event, London – 18 September 2018

London Arts in Health Forum is hosting a discussion event to explore the need for support for artists own health and wellbeing when they are delivering arts and health activity.

18 September 2018 10:30-12:30

Claremont Project, 24 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

SEND Network Conference, National Gallery – 15 September 2018

The Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Network conference will explore creative approaches to interpreting museums, galleries, and heritage sites for visitors with special educational needs and disabilities.

The keynote speech is given by Gina Davies, founder of the Gina Davies Autism Centre and pioneer of the Attention Autism programme.

Tamalpa movement workshops, Kent – from 8 September 2018

Tamalpa UK's September workshops are designed for both beginners hoping to understand more about movement-based expressive arts, and those more experienced in Tamalpa's approach.

Tamalpa Experience workshop with Lian Wilson 8-9th September 2018

Dance as Medicine autumn workshops – 16 September onwards

These workshops at the Chisenhale Dance Space (London E3) will focus on body, wellness and imagination and will be led by Natasha Swingler, a dance artist and bodywork practitioner.

Created Out of Mind Short Film Festival – 23 September 2018

When: 23 Sept 2018 

Where: The Phoenix Cinema, East Finchley, London.

Tickets: £3

The festival programme features diverse stories of dementia and is hosted in Britain's oldest running single-screen cinema.

Musical conversations in dementia care – 26 September 2018

The Burton Street Foundation, Sheffield S6 2HH

Reminiscence arts in dementia care – 10 & 11 September 2018

The European Reminiscence Network is offering a two day training course and four month Apprenticeship Scheme in Reminiscence Arts in Dementia Care - in partnership with the University of Greenwich

How art heals: integrating practice and research – 22 September 2018

Professor Shaun McNiff (former President of American Art Therapy Association) will be running an interactive day at the London Art Therapy Centre.

He will explore the interaction between research and practice and the day is open to arts therapists, psychotherapists, psychologists, artists and free thinkers.

Therapeutic and Reflective Writing – starts 17 September 2018

An online, 8 week course providing an introduction to therapeutic and reflective writing and the tools for using it personally or with groups, while offering an opportunity to examine your own life through creative writing.