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GM i-THRIVE Youth Mental Health Arts & Culture Evaluation Kit
Keynote: Culture Politics International: Arts for Health,
Austrian Federal Chancellery, Department for European and International Cultural Policy
Keynote: Arts and mental health innovation in children’s services
Future Health: Changing Approaches to Health & Social Care
Faculty of Health and Social Care, Chester University
Keynote: Wellbeing Residencies Think Tank, Riga Cirks
Art Thou Well? Creative Devolution of Mental Health in Greater Manchester. Churchill Travelling Fellowship report based on practice in Finland and the USA.
Practice Handbook: free download Windle, Taylor & Parkinson DEMENTIA AND IMAGINATION: Research Informed Approaches to Visual Arts Programmes
Taylor, K., Windle, G., Howson, T. & Davenport, B. (2017) Dementia and Imagination: Review of end of project conference, Wellcome Trust, January 2017. British Psychological Society, Qualitative Methods in Psychology, Spring 2017.
Dementia and Imagination Website
See an interview with Principle Investigator Dr Gill Windle here.
Newman, A., Baber, M., O’Brien, D., Goulding, A., Hedd-Jones, C., Howson, T., Jones, C., Parkinson, C., Taylor, K., Tischler, V. & Windle, G (2016) Carrying out research across the arts and humanities and social sciences: developing the methodology for Dementia and Imagination. Cultural Trends.
Seminar at The Art of Mentalizing conference, by CNWL Arts in Healthcare
Pratt Institute, New York
Exhibition: Dementia and Imagination at The Crooked Spire, Chesterfield
Co-curated with Arts for Health Director Clive Parkinson and artists Joanna Dacombe and Gillian Brent, Nottingham Contemporary.
Exhibition: Dementia and Imagination at The Dukes Theatre, Lancaster.
Read about viewers’ reactions here.
Public engagment: Muddle Maze, Einstein’s Garden, Green Man Festival, Wales 2016
Research Artist Carol Hanson’s installation saw cartoon pensioners Doris and Ivor visit the Green Man music festival and collect people’s favourite memories. Through this fair we engaged over 1600 people.
Knowledge exchange: From Helsinki to Manchester:
For one week, 8 Arts Development Officers from Finland were hosted by Arts for Health at MMU including a day long workshop for 100+ individuals working in research, practice and policy.
Taylor, K., Lobban, F., & Fletcher, I. (2015) Exploring the links between the phenomenology of creativity and bipolar disorder Journal of Affective Disorders.
At the Holden Gallery, Urban Psychosis drew on the psychological effects of city living, and included work from John Baldessari, Matthew Buckingham and Sophie Calle, and a programme of evening lectures from Will Self, Professor Rhiannon Corcoran and Professor John Read.
Now Then Magazine article: Inner City Pressure.
and Guardian review.
Public engagement: Carry On Cartoon Camping, Einstein’s Garden, Green Man Festival, Wales 2015
Pre DClinPsy qualification (2010 – 2013)
Lobban, F., Taylor, K. & Jones, S. (2010) Bipolar is a double-edged sword : a qualitative study of the positive edge. Journal of Affective Disorders.
Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C., Jeffrey, S., Bucci, S. Taylor, K., Mallinson, S., Fitzsimmons, M. & Marshall, M. (2010) Understanding factors influencing substance use in people with recent onset psychosis: a qualitative study. Journal of Social Science and Medicine.
Hammerlsey, P., Taylor, K., McGovern, J. & Kinderman, P. (2010) Attributions for hallucinations in bipolar disorder. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy.
Tarrier, N., Taylor, K., & Gooding, P. (2008) Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions to Reduce Suicide Behavior: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Behaviour Modification.
Taking Up the Evaluation Challenge
Arts Professional, October
Breaking new ground in children’s mental health services with culture and the arts, Royal Society for Public Health
Embedding the arts in healthcare
Churchill Trust, October 2020
5 Minutes with our speakers
Centre for Cultural Value
Podcast, Mental Health Foundation: Creativity and Innovation: The Creative Arts / Mental Health in the Community
Podcast, TopMed Talk: WHO is looking at the arts in health?
Arts on Prescription: A New Kind of Medicine. IG Kultur, Austria
To access more information on the Arts, Culture and Mental Health Programme hosted on the THRIVE national website visit http://implementingthrive.org/greater-manchester-i-thrive/