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CBC’s Here and Now: Interview with Mike Douglas and Angela Chao, Arts for Mental Health

Originally aired on CBC Radio One (Toronto) on October 8, 2021

Mike Douglas (Executive Director, MAC) and Angela Chao (MAC member) discuss Arts for Mental Health with CBC’s Gill Deacon (Here and Now, CBC Radio One)

On Friday, October 8, 2021 Mississauga Arts Council’s Executive Director, Mike Douglas, was invited to speak on air with CBC Radio One’s Gill Deacon of Here and Now. The conversation centred around MAC’s Arts for Mental Health Conference on October 6, 2021 and the development of a pilot ArtsCare program in Peel Region. Also part of the conversation was MAC Member, Angela Chao, who discussed her own experiences learning to draw and using visual art to recover and cope after sustaining a concussion.

(Transcript coming soon)