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Course: Introduction to Arts in Health

Project title

Curso de introducción al Arts in Health

Description of initiative

The first Course: Introduction Arts in Health at the National Museum of Art of Catalonia is emphasizing the development and management of mental health programs, such as anxiety disorders and depression, and it is addressed to cultural and health professionals. Every Tuesday, for five sessions, leading international experts, technicians and heads of the national health system of Catalonia, doctors and health professionals, associations of patients and relatives in the field of mental health, as well as professionals from museums and other cultural managers, shared their expertise on what are the contributions of arts in the field of health.

Further information on the initiative

Themes: Culture and...

Individual well-being
Community well-being
Mental health
Physical health
Quality of social relations
Quality of services for specific groups
Work and workplace well-being


course, mental health, museum, art, nurses, workshop, depression, anxiety disorders

Target group

Not targeted to a specific group

Cultural field

Museums | Other


2018 - 2018

Sources of funding

The Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, International Arts in Health Foundation

Results, benefits, impact and lessons learnt



Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
Public / State | Culture


Institut Català de Salut
Public / State | Health