Psychologists find that human beings have fundamental need for inclusion in group life and for close relationships. We are truly social animals. We function best when this social need is met. In fact, evidence has been growing that when our need for social relationships is not met, we fall apart mentally and even physically.
Loneliness, whether it results from social isolation or exhaustion, has serious consequences for individuals. One study suggests that loneliness increases your chance of stroke or coronary heart disease — the leading cause of death in developed countries — by 30%. On the other hand, feelings of social connection can strengthen our immune system, lengthen our life, and lower rates of anxiety and depression.The most successful organizations effectively engage their employees, leading to higher productivity and better financial outcomes.
Creative Connection offers a variety of creative arts programs which foster social connectivity. By doing a creative activity in a group, people are able to connect to themselves and each other.
All of our programs and activities are highly customizable. We can design a program for you incorporating one or several different activities. To discuss a potential program, click the link below or call 239-503-4515.
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