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Mental Health and the Journey to Recovery

Art, Events

The second in a series of three blog posts looking at poems produced by participants in a workshop with Theresa Lola, Young People’s Laureate for London.

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Listen: A Self-Help Book? Writing and Reading The Anatomy of Melancholy

Exhibitions, Events, History, Literature

Listen to a recording of Dr Mary Ann Lund's talk on The Anatomy of Melancholy and Robert Burton's use of writing as a form of therapy.

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Listen to Breaking Bread Talk with Tim May

Events

Listen to Tim May talk about the historical, cultural and spiritual significance of bread.

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Out and about; London Museums of Health and Medicine Event

Events, Learning

In which we take our museum handling objects on the road! 

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Mansions in the Orchard: We need to talk about asylum

Events

Listen to a debate exploring the shift from asylum to 'care in the community', with perspectives from researchers, service users and mental health professionals

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Object Lesson VI

Collection, Events

The end of the Bethlem Hospital Park Farm.

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Mansions in the Orchard: The Demise of the Asylum

Events

As part of the Mansions in the Orchard project, photographer Max Reeves has recently made some comparative studies of other institutions. 

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Bethlem Sunfayre 5th July 2014

Events

Come join us at Bethlem Royal Hospital Sunfayre 5th July 12:00 - 17:00.Live music, stalls, complementary therapies, children's entertainment...

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Museums at Night: Faces of Madness

Events

Due to last minute cancellations, we now have a few remaining places for our free Museums at Night event tomorrow.  If you're interested in coming...

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CoolTan Arts Stays Up Lates at the Science Museum

Events, Reviews

The end of April saw the launch of a book and DVD celebrating CoolTan Arts’ recent project with the Science Museum.  From Summer 2013 until January...

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Musically Minded - upcoming events

Events

London-based readers may be interested in one or both of these upcoming events:The Anxiety Fanfare Concert on 12 June 2014 featuring the Maudsley-based...

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Saturday opening - 5th April

Events

Why not come along to our next Saturday opening on 5th April?  In the museum you will still be able to see the fantastic Adamson Collection exhibition...

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