The Arts in Healthcare Summer Intensive is designed to meet the needs of students and professionals at all levels of experience. The program includes two weeks of on-site programming at the University of Florida and a set of online modules designed to be completed prior to the program.
The Arts in Healthcare Summer Intensive is a comprehensive training program for artists, caregivers, administrators, students, educators, and others who wish to explore the roles of the arts in healthcare fields and settings. Participants may choose the arts clinical practice or administration track. Both tracks include workshops in the history, philosophy and physiology of art and healing, experiential workshops in the visual arts, music, dance, theatre and writing, workshops in compassion fatigue and self-care, facilitating the arts at the bedside, arts in healthcare program implementation, administration, and grant writing, research, and practical bedside arts experience with the Shands Arts in Medicine program,. The intensive now includes new online modules, including Patient Safety, Understanding the Experience of Illness, Healthcare Culture, and Healthcare Communication.
Registration is now open. Program Fees: $1135 for professionals, $965 for students; register by June 3, 2013 to receive a 10% discount
Further details about the program, including program schedules, accommodations, and faculty biographies, can be found online here: http://www.arts.ufl.edu/cam/summerIntensives.aspx