Publications

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Findings from the Touch and Wellbeing studies have led to a series of published articles across a diverse range of peer-reviewed journals and other publications including two books, book chapters, practice guides and exhibition brochures.

Journal articles and publications
JOURNAL ARTICLES BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS PRACTICE GUIDES
Thomson, L.J. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2014) Assessing wellbeing outcomes for arts and heritage activities: Development of a Museum Wellbeing Measures Toolkit. International Journal of Art Therapy, 5(1), 29-50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/
17454832.2012.687750

Camic, P. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2013). Museums and art galleries as partners for public health interventions. Perspectives in Public Health, 133, 66-71. http://dx.doi. org/10.1177/
17579132468523

Chatterjee, H.J. & Noble, G. (2013). Museums, Health and Well-being. Farnham: Ashgate.

Chatterjee, H.J. (2008). Touch in Museums: Policy and practice in object handling. Oxford: Berg.

Ander, E.E., Thomson, L.J. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2013). Culture's Place in Well-being: Measuring museum well-being interventions, in R. Coles and Z. Millman (Eds.), Landscape, Well-being and Environment, 147-166. Abingdon: Routledge.
Vogelpoel, N., Thomson, L.J., Noble, G. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2013). Touching Heritage Objects to healthcare volunteer training manual. London: UCL.

Ander, E.E., Thomson, L.J., Noble, G., Menon, U., Lanceley, A. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2012). Heritage in Health A guide to using museum collections in hospitals and other healthcare settings. London: UCL.



EXHIBITION BROCHURES
Ander, E.E., Thomson, L.J., Blair, K., Lanceley, A., Menon, U. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2013). Using museum objects to improve wellbeing in psychiatric and rehabilitation patients. British Journal of Occupational Psychology, 76(5), 208-216. http://dx.doi.org/10.4276/03080223
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Noble, G. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2008). Enrichment Programs in Hospitals: Using museum loan boxes in University College London Hospital, in H.J. Chatterjee (Ed), Touch in Museums: Policy and practice in object handling, 215-23. Oxford: Berg. Thomson, L.J., Vogelpoel, N., Noble, G. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2012). Touching Heritage Taking museum objects to healthcare settings. London: UCL.

Thomson, L.J., Noble, G., Menon, U., Lanceley, A. & Chatterjee. H.J. (2011). Healing Heritage An outline of research conducted. London: UCL.
Paddon, H., Thomson, L.J., Lanceley, A., Menon, U. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2013). Mixed methods evaluation of well-being benefits derived from a heritage-in-health intervention with hospital patients.
Arts and Health: An International Journal of Research, Policy and Practice, 6(1), 24-58. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/
17533015.2013.800987
   
Vogelpoel, N., Lewis-Holmes, B., Thomson, L.J. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2013). Touching Heritage: Community Health and Wellbeing Promotion through Sustainable and Inclusive Volunteer Programming in the Museums' Sector. The International Journal of the Inclusive Museum, 6(1), 109-119.    
Thomson, L.J., Ander, E.E., Menon, U., Lanceley, A. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2012a). Quantitative evidence for wellbeing benefits from a heritage-in-health intervention with hospital patients. International Journal of Art Therapy,
17(20),
63-79. http://dx.doi.org/
10.1080/17454832.2012.687750
   
Thomson, L.J., Ander, E.E., Lanceley, A., Menon, U. and Chatterjee, H.J. (2012b). Enhancing cancer patient well-being with a nonpharmacological, heritage-focused intervention. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 44(5), 731-740. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/
j.jpainsymman.2011.10.026
   
Ander, E.E., Thomson, L.J., Lanceley, A., Menon, U., Noble, G. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2012). Heritage, health and wellbeing: Assessing the impact of a heritage focused intervention on health and wellbeing. International Journal of Heritage Studies, (19)3, 229-242. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/
13527258.2011.6851740
   
Thomson, L.J., Ander, E.E., Menon, U., Lanceley, A. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2011). Evaluating the therapeutic effects of museum object handling with hospital patients: A review and initial trial of wellbeing measures. Journal of Applied Arts and Health, 2(1), 37-56. http://
dx.doi.org/10.1386/jaah.2.1.37_1
   
Ander, E.E., Thomson, L.J., Lanceley, A., Menon, U., Noble, G. & Chatterjee, H.J. (2011). Generic Wellbeing Outcomes: Towards a conceptual framework for wellbeing outcomes in museums. Museum Management and Curatorship, 26(3), 237-259. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/
09647775.2011.585798
   
Lanceley, A., Noble, G., Johnson, M., Balogun, N., Chatterjee, H.J. & Menon, U. (2011). Investigating the therapeutic potential of a heritage-object focused intervention: A qualitative study. Journal of Health Psychology, 17(6), 809-820. http://
dx.doi:10.1177/1359105311426625
   
Chatterjee, H.J. & Noble, G. (2009). Object Therapy: A student-selected component exploring the potential of museum object handling as an enrichment activity for patients in hospital. Global Journal of Health Sciences, 1(2), 42-49. http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/
index.php/gjhs/article/viewFile/1394/3470
   
Chatterjee, H.J., Vreeland, S. & Noble, G. (2009). Museopathy: Exploring the healing potential of handling museum objects. Museum and Society, 7(3), 164-177. http://www.le.ac.uk/ms/m&s/Issue%2021/chatterjee-vreeland-noble.pdf