5-13 October 2019
The Art of Well Being (Brisbane)

The Art of Well Being (Brisbane)

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Date & Time

Saturday, October 12 2019, 2:00 pm


Mater Hospital Brisbane, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane QLD, Australia


Mad Hatter's Festival

The Art of Well Being is a part of the 2019 Mad Hatter Festival. It is a public forum to explore and discuss how creative engagement can enhance well being, support recovery and help break down social isolation. If you have an interest in how art and creative activity can make a positive contribution to improved mental health and build community connection please come along and join the conversation.

We are delighted to hold the Forum in the Des O’Callaghan Auditorium at the Mater Hospital.

Tickets are free – please register your attendance here

The Festival is delighted to have a panel of distinguished speakers with a diverse range of experience:

Keynote Speaker: Ivan Frkovic – Mental Health Commissioner Queensland

Panel Speakers: Dr Simon Denny, Kimina Andersen, Mikarla Teague, Peter Breen, Nicole Newley

Forum MC and Facilitator: Anthony Anderton – Artistic Director, 2019 Mad Hatter’s Festival

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