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Psychotherapy and health concerns
Poetry and Writing Therapy
see also the works and references at Metaphor/Metonym for Health
National Association for Poetry Therapy
The Body Electric Journal published by the University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago
Art, Health, and Medicine
The Creative Journal Lucia Capacchione
Center for Journal Therapy Kathleen Adams
General Public Information (several of these sites contain good search engines) and some professional sites:
American Gastroenterological Association Digestive Health Resource Center
American Digestive Health Foundation Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
U.S., National Institutes of Health. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) . Directory of Digestive Desease Organizations for patients
International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
Functional Brain Gut Research Group (professional) with more information for the general public at the University of North Carolina Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America - library of materials for the general public and physicians
irritablebowel net web page
Health and Art
Dr. Koop's pages
Madness and art/writing/creativity
American Institute of Medical Education
Poetics and Visual Poetry
International Foundation for Word and Image Studies
Books referenced in online work:
The True Vine : On Visual Representation... Stephen Bann
Pictures of the Body : Pain and..James Elkins
A Thousand Plateaus : Capitalism and...
Cancer Stories Creativity and Self-Repair
Painterly Abstraction in Modernist...
Collage : Critical Views (Studies in the...
Julia Kristeva Interviews (European...
Modernism, Medicine, & William Carlos...