ARTS IN HEALTH
As well as workshops and one-to-one sessions in the NHS and complementary care settings
Fiona writes articles and gives conference presentations
on aspects of the arts in relation to wellbeing and holistic health
What Else But Ink On A Page was a presentation for the National Association of Writers in Education in 2016
Using the Arts to Improve Understanding of Mental Health Issues in Young People was for health professionals at their South West Regional BACCH in 2016.
Fiona was a presenter at the All Party Parliamentary Committee on Arts, Health & Wellbeing in 2015.
She has worked extensively with medical students and others in health professions, using the arts to foster professional and personal development. This has happened at Swansea University, University of Bristol, University Hospitals Bristol, Penny Brohn UK, the Portland Centre for Integrative Medicine, the International Conference in Culture Health & Wellbeing, Narrative Matters Conference Paris, the Plymouth Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, the International Symposium on Poetry and Medicine, University of Warwick