Recommended Reading

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Interesting Articles:

Art Isn’t Just Good For The Mind, It’s Good For The Body Too

 http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/art-isnt-just-good-for-the-mind-its-good-for-the-body-too_us_5683094ae4b0b958f65ab92a

5 Ways a Creative Practice Can Help You Through Grief

http://tinybuddha.com/blog/5-ways-a-creative-practice-can-help-you-through-grief/

How Knitting Can Make Your Brain Happier

http://www.sheknows.com/living/articles/1109801/your-brain-on-knitting

Why Art Therapy Soothes The Soul

http://www.courierpostonline.com/story/news/2016/01/29/why-art-therapy-soothes-soul/79293840/?platform=hootsuite

These 6 Frequencies Were Used By Ancient Cultures To Heal And Connect To The Divine

http://timewheel.net/Tome-These-6-Frequencies-Were-Used-By-Ancient-Cultures-To-Heal-And

 

 

Books – Delve Deeper:

Art and Healing: Using Expressive Art to Heal Your Body, Mind, and Spirit – Barbara Ganim

http://www.amazon.com/Art-Healing-Using-Expressive-Spirit/dp/1626549583/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1457042607&sr=1-1&keywords=art+and+healing

 

Art As Medicine – Shaun McNiff

http://www.amazon.com/Art-Medicine-Creating-Therapy-Imagination/dp/0877736588/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1457042720&sr=1-1&keywords=art+as+medicine

 

 

Art Heals: How Creativity Cures the Soul – Shaun McNiff

http://www.amazon.com/Art-Heals-Creativity-Cures-Soul/dp/1590301668/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1457042837&sr=1-1&keywords=art+heals+how+creativity+cures+the+soul

 

 

Art is a Spiritual Path – Pat Allen

http://www.amazon.com/Art-Spiritual-Path-Pat-Allen/dp/1590302109/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1457042879&sr=1-1&keywords=art+is+a+spiritual+path

 

 

Art is a Way of Knowing – Pat Allen

http://www.amazon.com/Art-Way-Knowing-Pat-Allen/dp/1570620784/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1457042912&sr=1-1&keywords=art+is+a+way+of+knowing

 

 

Art Therapy Sourcebook – Cathy A. Malchiodi

http://www.amazon.com/Therapy-Sourcebook-Sourcebooks-Cathy-Malchiodi/dp/0071468277/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1457042954&sr=1-1&keywords=art+therapy+sourcebook

 

Healing with the Arts: A 12-Week Program to Heal Yourself and Your Community – Michael Samuels, M.D and Mary Rockwood Lane, Ph.D.

http://www.amazon.com/Healing-Arts-12-Week-Yourself-Community/dp/1582703930/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1457042993&sr=1-1&keywords=healing+with+arts

 

Trust the Process – Shaun McNiff

http://www.amazon.com/Trust-Process-Artists-Guide-Letting/dp/1570623570/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1457043023&sr=1-1&keywords=trust+the+process+an+artist%27s+guide+to+letting+go+by+shaun+mcniff

 

What Is Art For? – Ellen Dessanayake 

http://www.amazon.com/What-Art-Ellen-Dissanayake/dp/0295970170/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1457043066&sr=1-1&keywords=what+is+art+for