Authors: Robert Petchell, SA
Event: 2005 TheMHS Conference
Subject: music therapy, Arts and Mental Health Partnerships
Type of resource: Conference Presentations and Papers
Abstract: As Musical & Project Director for The Jam, The Mix, The Gig Robert’s aim is to identify and expand on the key ingredients for what is one successful model of the use of creative arts within mental health. He also reflects on the future possibilities, the challenges that lie ahead, and the overall context in which the Arts can contribute in the area of mental health. His comments also draw on his involvement with Arts and Mental Health projects since 1993 within South Australia.