"We wanted to see if the  creative process involved in making art is healing and life-enhancing. Our study provides beginning evidence for the important role art therapy can play in reducing symptoms. Art therapy provides a distraction that allows patients to focus on something positive instead of their health for a time, and it also gives patients something they can control." 

Judith Paice, PhD, RN, director, Cancer Pain Program, Northwestern Memorial Hospital.    
    


 Our Mission

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To provide cancer patients and families of cancer patients with an art experience that may alleviate their pain and promote healing.  

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