The Alliance

Manages a financial assistance fund to access specialized healthcare and provides outreach programs


The Centre

A holistic, integrative clinic offering specialized care for artists of all disciplines


Artist and education based workshops

Financial Assistance

The Joysanne Sidimus Fund is a financial assistance program which helps eligible professional artists, full-time students, and teachers


Holistic and integrated practitioner services

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Upcoming Workshops

Stress and the Artist

November 23, 2016

Continue performing and creating while managing your stress. Discover the unique ways stress manifests in your life and integrate coping mechanisms into your day-to-day life. Explore nutrition, breathing, self-shiatsu and other self-management strategies with the Centre’s Clinical Nutritionist ...

R2P Talk Series: How Artists Move

October 06, 2016

Affecting How Artists Move: Seeing, Imagining and Social Context In this inaugural event of the Research to Practice (R2P) Talk Series, Professor Tim Welsh unpacks the process through which an artist observes others at their practice and uses those observations to shape their own work. Challenging ...

MBCT Group - Orientation

September 20, 2016

Mindfulness is a non-judgmental way of paying attention in the present moment. This helps us to relate differently to such conditions as Depression and Anxiety, opening us up to possibilities for change and reducing our reactivity. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) is a treatment for Depression and ...