Culture and Community Researchers’ Network: August 2012

Presenter: Candice Boyd, PhD Candidate in the Department of Resource Management and Geography and the Centre for Cultural Partnerships, University of Melbourne, The notion of therapeutic space in art, clinical psychology, continental philosophy, and contemporary cultural geography


Candice Boyd will present “The notion of therapeutic space in art, clinical psychology, continental philosophy, and contemporary cultural geography”.

Candice Boyd is a clinical psychologist, mental health geographer and artist with an interest in the geographies of mental health and well-being. Her research interests include the social geographies of caring, affective geographies, and creative and therapeutic practices. She is currently a PhD Candidate in the Department of Resource Management and Geography and the Centre for Cultural Partnerships, University of Melbourne.