Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 July 2017

352 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198792079

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Bookseller Code (05)

Arts in Health

Designing and Researching Interventions

Daisy Fancourt

  • Systematically explains how to design and deliver an arts in health intervention making it a valuable 'how to' guide arts practitioners, project managers and healthcare professionals who want to implement an arts intervention in healthcare.
  • Develops a new model for what arts in health actually encompasses, drawing together 7 different areas of arts in health practice, outlining what the field is and positions it in relation to other related fields.
  • Contains a factfile of 13 different areas of medicine, showing what research findings have been published, suggesting project ideas and providing further resources which will help readers come up with their own project or research ideas and be a reference guide for day-to-day work in arts in health.
  • Provides template documents for research, including research protocols, information sheets and consent forms demystifying the process and helping them design their own research or evaluation.
  • Catalogues the history, theory and political moves behind the field of arts in health, offering context for arts in health so readers understand how the field is positioned.

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