Workshops on Demand

Practitioners at The Al & Malka Green Artists’ Health Centre offer workshops to post-secondary schools, community groups, arts organizations and anywhere artists study, work and practice. Topics include nutrition, complementary care strategies, feeling overwhelmed, self-care, whole-self healing, artists’ health 101 and more.

To learn more or request a workshop, email Matthew Eldridge, Clinic Coordinator, at Please include the following details:

  • Your name, contact information and organizational affiliation (ex. dance teacher in ABC Program at XYZ University)
  • Who the workshop is for (ex. 24 students in a 2nd year visual arts course at XYZ University)
  • Topic(s) you’re interested in
  • Date/time options (a typical workshop is 2 hours)

Note: Facilitator fee and administrative fee may apply

Upcoming Workshops

STRESSED! Workshop Series

May 02, 2019

Stress is a tricky part of life. Too much of it, and you’re a blob on the floor. Too little of it, and you’re a blob on the floor. For artists, stress comes not only from the normal pressures of life, but also from the precarious nature of the arts sector which usually means too little time, ...

STEP ONE! Primary Care

November 07, 2018

What’s this got to do with stress? Primary healthcare providers, such as family doctors and nurse practitioners, are the starting point to accessing healthcare services in Ontario. They can treat many health conditions (including stress-related ones) and can lessen the stress that often comes ...

DIGEST! Eating with Mood in Mind

December 05, 2018

What’s this got to do with stress? What we eat, our eating patterns and our mindset about food are all fundamental to health. This workshop considers the time and financial restrictions artists commonly face to offer stress-reducing, health-boosting, nutrition-focused knowledge. In this ...