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Arts + Therapeutic Design – Instagram Competition

March 17, 2016

Capture your journey through Edinburgh & the Lothians Enter our Instagram Competition #Iwentpastthistoday WIN a voucher worth £245 to spend on a family photo session at Venture Edinburgh or one of two vouchers for £44.99 to turn your Instagram photos in to beautiful products at Follow these steps and…

Are scalp coolers right for me?

February 19, 2016

Heather McVicars, Senior Research Nurse at the WGH has just been announced as the winner of this years’ Lyda Henderson Travelling Fellowship. Heather will be visiting the 10 major cancer hospitals in Scotland to evaluate their use of scalp coolers. These can help reduce hair loss dramatically during chemotherapy treatments….

British Association for Music Therapy

January 25, 2016

Leading figures come together in Holyrood to help make music therapy an integral part of the dementia care journey On Wednesday 3rd February, leading academics, researchers, commissioners and practitioners from the dementia sector will meet with MSPs in Holyrood, to debate how access to music therapy can be improved for…