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Traces of survival: drawings by refugees in Iraq selected by Ai Weiwei

https://ruyafoundation.org/en/project/traces-of-survival/

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Last chance this week to see Ai Weiwei at the Royal Academy of Art :

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Animation : The Strangerness Within

This animation made by an Art Psychotherapist, Jonathan Isserow, was included in a short list of 5 videos for the International Psychoanalytical Association Video Awards 2015.

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Animations

What is love? BBC philosophy animations feature Sartre, Freud, Aristophanes from a very interesting site with many more animations on all sort of subjects. http://www.openculture.com/2015/08/what-is-love-bbc-philosophy-animations-feature-sartre.html

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Pictures of the sky

I have been taking pictures of the sky, on my way to work , on my local train crossing the marshes. It ‘s somehow unusual to look at a big open space in an otherwise densely built urban landscape.

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International Women’s Day: 8th March 2013

Sex and power 2013: who runs Britain. The report finds that women are missing from top roles in politics and public life. ‘Women are a majority (51%) of the population , but the power is concentrated in the hands of a minority’.

See article:http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2013/feb/24/shocking-absence-women-uk-public-life and Woman’s hour radio show  http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p015k9w4

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Arts Therapies in NICE Guidelines

Art Therapies have been included in NICE guidelines  (National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence, the government’s health body that identifies good practice) as a treatment to consider for  children and young people with psychosis and schizophrenia. The document stresses that the use of Art Therapies alleviate negative symptoms. See page 160:  http://guidance.nice.org.uk/CG155/Guidance

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February 1, 2013 · 2:38 pm