Example of: Creative Health and severe mental illness

Various 'bitesize' examples

Hospital Rooms is an arts and mental health charity that commissions extraordinary artworks for NHS mental health inpatient units across the UK.

City of London Sinfonia – Sound Young Minds Creative activities using instruments and technology for young psychiatric patients.

Linking with a Mental Health Transformation process in Calderdale, a design group with lived experience has created replacement letters and info sheets about annual physical checks; the group commissioned an artist to produce 30-40 illustrations including illustrated envelopes so they aren’t as intimidating to open. They have also produced top tips for GPs and a brief for four short films with the overriding concept that everything should be ‘like a friend guiding me’.

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