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Tuesday 25th April 2017

Schizophrenia art therapy

15th September 2008

The National Institute of Clinical and Health Excellence is expected to "recommend art therapy" as a treatment offered by the NHS for schizophrenic patients.

Dr Tim Kendall, co-director of the National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health, who collaborated on the draft guidance, said: "We have pulled together data from six different trials on several hundred people. Dance, art and music therapy all seem to have a positive benefit."


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