<< back

On Loss: Bereavement, Grief and Post-traumatic Growth

by Sophie Latta
This art piece depicts the loss of an old way of life and the gain of a new perspective, reflecting the process of adaptation in bereavement.
Tags: written - poetry - my_family - bereavement - general practice - oooh_featured -

This Family and other drugs

by Antonis Tofias
An other-worldly moment when communication complexity post-stroke dissolves in an integrated, multi-sensory environmental experience.
Tags: visual - pastel - out_of_our_heads - stroke - hospital experience - oooh_featured -

Rose in the Wire

by Elizabeth McGladdery
A delicate exploration of the tension between empathetic involvement and preserving the clinician’s resilience in the patient encounter.
Tags: visual - drawing - wounded_healer - consultations, empathy, clinician, resilience, oooh_featured -

They Are The Brave

by Xavier Leonard
A deeply reflective analysis of patients' vulnerability and hope within clinical care. Hard-won personal insight has integrated this tension in a simple, poignant and artful poem.
Tags: written prose - poetry - under_the_skin - cancer - palliative care - Effective Consulting - oooh_featured -

Am I resilient enough?

by Dinushika Weerasinghe
Concerns and musings around surviving well within medicine with the patients’ quality of carevery much at heart.
Tags: visual - painting - Who_am_I? - oooh_featured -

Reflections on the Human Form

by The Art & Science of Medicine
Drawing on historical and current perspectives to exploring the richness of human form.
Tags: visual - collage - arts_in_education - oooh_featured -

Life’s Last Chapter

by Katie Driver
A grand-daughter’s insight into the nurturing role of the natural environment both at first and second-hand at the end of life.
Tags: visual - painting - my_family - cancer - care of the elderly - palliative care, nature, oooh_featured -

Art of 'Off the Record'

by Samya Sarfaraz
Personal experience of burnout lead to an encounter with the Bristol Mental Health programme Off The Record - where this student is now a trustee and passionate advocate for young people in supporting resilience.
Tags: visual - painting - wounded_healer - young people’s mental health, art therapy, social action, oooh_featured -

Heart Strings

by Abigail Morris
A student uses her skills in embroidery and applique to consider the complexities of living with dyslexia – providing a rich example of resilience across her lived experience.
Tags: visual - textile - wounded_healer - Dyslexia, tacit learning, emotional intelligence, oooh_featured -

The art of adding beauty to the brain

by Afrida Hussain
A retired GP with dementia’s insights about the unexpected opportunities and joys triggered by this condition inspire a student to re-assess her assumptions profoundly.
Tags: visual - drawing - family_and_friends - dementia - oooh_featured -