- Mental health and arts participation: the state of the art in EnglandSue Hacking
Department of Nursing, University of Central Lancashire, 317 Brook, Preston PR1 2HE
J R Soc Promot Health 126:121-7. 2006..For the second phase of the study we will work with arts and mental health projects, using the measure alongside qualitative work in a realistic evaluation design, in order to identify the characteristics of effective projects...
- Evaluating the impact of participatory art projects for people with mental health needsSue Hacking
Department of Nursing, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK
Health Soc Care Community 16:638-48. 2008..This study suggests that arts participation positively benefits people with mental health difficulties. Arts participation increased levels of empowerment and had potential to impact on mental health and social inclusion...