The performing arts can play critical roles in the healing process. The Combat Veteran Players in the UK are one active group. Here in the United States an extraordinary American Marine is using ballet to share the stories of veterans across many borders. 159 more words
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As I have been doing the research for the book, it has become clearer to me every day that curated information on the arts and healing is needed, especially for those suffering from traumatic experiences. 237 more words
I am back in Massachusetts and will posting regularly on this curated information blog on the arts and wellness.
One of the major themes of my book is the role of the arts in traumatic situations. 83 more words
I have not been posting regularly for the last few weeks because I am moving back to Massachusetts from Florida and have been busy packing and sending boxes north. 146 more words
The National Veterans Art Museum in Chicago is a wonderful place, not as well known as it needs to be. I am featuring it in my book in progress “Shaping Our Lives, Transforming Our Communities: Creativity and the Arts in a Changing World.” 79 more words
This is a very thoughtful analysis of how outsider art can help us to rethink our attitudes about mental illness. I came across this essay today and wanted to share it with my readers. 89 more words