There are lots of resources available that support our work, here we post some we have been sent or found. 

A History of Male Psychological Disorders in Britain  This publication was written by Dr Ali Haggett, a friend of Magic Carpet and former research fellow at Exeter University. A pdf version is available to download HERE

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The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Arts, Health and Wellbeing (APPGAHW) was formed in 2014 and aims to improve awareness of the benefits that the arts can bring to health and wellbeing. This is an interesting article produced by the inquiry.

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The Jo Cox Foundation was set up in her memory and their "vision is for a kinder, more compassionate society where every individual has a sense of belonging and where we recognise that we have more in common than that which divides us." and importantly to create a fairer world.

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The culture cure: how prescription art is lifting people out of depression

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Making art reduces the stress hormone cortisol

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Social Prescribing - who does it work for and why?

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National Academy for Social Prescribing

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Doing something creative can boost your well-being

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Evidence on the role of arts in improving health and well being - World Health Organisation report

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Making art is good for your health

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Arts Therapy finally being taken seriously as a tool for boosting health

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A guide to community centred approached for health and wellbeing

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Arts can help recovery from illness

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