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Social Prescription - Could this be the cure? Dr. Kate Mulligan on Tea with Li

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This video explores the concept of social prescribing, emphasizing the role of non-medical interventions in improving health outcomes. Dr. Kate Mulligan discusses how healthcare visits can include activities like hiking, engaging with the arts, or connecting with the community, recognizing that social factors greatly impact health. This approach prioritizes autonomy, competence, belonging, and beneficence, empowering individuals to take control of their health and engage meaningfully with their communities. The discussion underscores the growing awareness and importance of social prescription in healthcare.

Social Prescription - Could this be the cure? Dr. Kate Mulligan on Tea with Li

  • By

    Li Koo

  • Published

    Apr 17, 2024

  • Subject Area
    • General Health and Wellness
    • Mental Health and Wellness
    • Social Connectedness / Social Isolation
    • Education, Recreation, & Arts
    • Physical Activity
    • Age-friendly Communities
  • Audience
    • Academics
    • Funders
    • Government (Politicians, Policy Makers) and Health Authorities
    • Service Providers (Non-profits, Community Organizations, Local government)
    • Caregivers, Seniors & Volunteers
    • Government
    • Health Authorities
  • Category
    • Recorded webinar
    • Research & Evidence
    • Best Practices


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