MCAT, Work Experience Report

Movement, Communication and Allied Therapies Unit, Gogarburn Hospital, Edingburgh.

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MCAT Gogarburn Hospital, Edinburgh

Produced when I was studying “Art and Social Context” at the University of the West of England, Bristol

“...I have seen during this placement that the role of Art within Health Care can be of fundermental benefit to clients and staff and, in fact, to all involved as a new philosophy of creative well being can evolve. The environment this evolution produces takes a great deal of strain from the demands of primary health care. It is ultimately the only way to create a forward looking and integrated care in the community agenda...

“...I am extremely grateful to the people who helped me to participate with the decoration project at MCAT; for their friendly welcoming attitude and willingness to become involved with the art work. The enthusiasm which the project generated shall, I hope, encourage further projects and help to develop other creative processes. I have also found the project very helpful to my own personal / creative growth...”

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