Detroit Institute of the Arts, Keynote, April 2016

Arts and Health Symposium

The Stir At Cafe Mom, April 2016

Why Do Kids Love Playing In The Dirt So Much

Quartz Magazine, April 2016

This Innovative Women Only Networking Event Took Place Off The Ground

School Library Journal, March 2016

How Making Makes Us Happy and More Creative

Crains Detroit, March 15, 2016

DIA to Host Symposium on Arts and Wellness

Tinderbox Writers Workshop

Recommended Reading

It's Your Health Radio Lisa Davis, Feb 26, 2016

Creativity and Wellness

Sirius Radio with Carol Bernstein, Feb 23, 2016

Creativity and Eudaimonia

Talent Development Resources

Dancing With Our Unconscious

Conscious Life News, March 2016

Using Your Hands Can Reduce Stress and Anxiety

Catalyst Creativity

Recommended Reading

Mental Health America of Illinois, March 2016

Aunt Roberta's Sunflowers

Freelance MD

Publishing Beyond Your Wildest Dreams With Lisa Tener

University of Ontario Chronicle, March 2016

Social Media:The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Fairfield World, March 2016

Make Lemons Into Lemonade

Library Journal Keynote/Lead the Change

It’s in Our Hands: How Making Makes Us Happier and More Creative

Patrick Timpone Show, February 2016

The Creativity Cure

Women and Leadership Conference Keynote, March 2016

Creativity, Wellness and Women

Bustle, February 2016

Little Things You Should Do For Yourself Everyday

Montreal Families, March 2016

Conference Promotes Female Power and Leadership

CreativeBug, March 2016

Make2Share Get You There

Charter for Compassion

Are Overly Driven Kids Devoid of Empathy and Compassion

Tiny Buddha, January 2016

How Using Your Hands Can Reduce Stress and Anxiety

Art Therapy Studio

Creativity, Happiness and Your Own Two Hands

Never Give Up, February 2016

You Are Calm

Eat This!

7 Easy Ways To Lose Weight At Home

Psyched in San Francisco, February 2016

Why I Love Expressive Therapy in Art and Life

Esperanza Magazine: Hope to Cope With Anxiety and Depression, February 2016

Stress Relief: Knit Away Your Worries

Yahoo! Health, January, 2016

How David Bowie Helped Us Learn to Treasure Difference

Psychology Today Magazine, January 2016

Odd Emotions

Communication Arts Column, Dec 2016

Creativity Made Ready

Hopes and Fears, December 2015

Why Do We Like Making Year-End Lists?

The Health Zone, November 2015

Author of The Creativity Cure: How To Build Happiness With Your Own Two Hands

Community Cyber Blog, November 2015

Personal Cyber Protective Measures

Live Happy Magazine, November 2015

Giving From Heart and Hands

Everyday Health, November 2015

Times Square Billboard Video

Essential Reads by Psychology Today, October 2015

Oregon Murders and Risk Factors for Mass Shootings

Amplitude Magazine, September/October 2015

Healing Through Hobbies

Yarn Market News, September/October 2015

I Knit, Therefore I Can: The Science Behind Knitting and Psychological Health

Essential Reads by Psychology Today, September 2015

Mental Illness Does Not Equal Dangerous, Mostly

NY Maker Faire, September 2015

"Making is Medicine" Presentation

Lisa Tener, June 2015

Writing in the Zone: Secret of the Pros(e)

Essential Reads by Psychology Today, May 2015

How Technical Devices Influence Children's Brains

Mental Health Channel, May 2015

Mental Fitness: Be Creative (Video)

Pulling the Plug on Panic

How to Successfully Break the Cycle of Fear and Finally Have a Life You Love

Mental Health Channel

Mental Fitness - Be Creative

Essential Reads by Psychology Today, May 2015

12 Tips for Greater Psychological Health

HLN, April 2015

#RedFlag Panel Discussion

Pluralsight, April 2015

7 ways tech pros can reduce stress right at their desks

Be Radiant 2, January 2015

7 Ways to Move Through Grief Distractions

Vie, April 2015

I Wish I Could Concentrate But I Get Interrupted

Sun Life Family Health, January 2015

7 Ways Gardening Improves Your Health

Christianity Today, March 2015

Knit Your Way To A More Prayerful Life

Lawyers With Depression, August 2013

Can Creativity Help Depression?

Essential Reads by Psychology Today, March 2015

After the Germanwings Crash, 7 Lessons About Mental Illness

Psychologies Magazine, January 2015

Go Forth and Create

Essential Reads by Psychology Today, February 2015

Malignant Narcissism and the Murder of a Parent

Herald Net, October 2014

Therapy in your own hands: The health benefits of knitting

The Unmistakable Creative Podcast, October 2014

5 Scientific Steps to Happiness Through Creativity

Medicare Made Clear, May 2014

The Link Between Creativity and Happiness

Philadelphia Enquirer, October 2014

Therapy in your own hands: The health benefits of knitting

The Sacramento Bee, October 2014

Therapy in your own hands: The health benefits of knitting

Chicago Tribune, October 2014

Therapy in Your Own Hands

Harvard Kennedy School Government Innovators Network, September 2014

Health benefits for those who stick to their knitting

Health & Medicine, September 2014

Health benefits for those who stick to their knitting

USA News, September 2014

Health benefits for those who stick to their knitting

Nebo Podcast, September 2014

Five Steps to a Do-It-Yourself Cure For Happiness

Possibiliteas, August 2014

Tea for Creatives: Carrie Barron has a Creativity Cure

First Home Care, Spring 2014


Dr. Charles Sophy, July 2014

Podcast: Listen Here

Shape Magazine, May 2014

How Creativity Can Make Us Happier

The Washington Post, April 2014

Might crafts such as knitting offer long-term health benefits?

Many Years Young, February 2014

Sitting Tied to Disability in Oler Americans

Everyday Health with Dr. Sanjay Gupta, January 2014

Using Your Hands to Heal Your Head

Living Art of Montana, 2014

Living Art of Montana

Tulane University Magazine, December 2013

Medical Alumni Write a Prescription for Happiness

Jeanne Nathan, Crosstown Conversations in New Orleans, December 2013

Radio: The Creativity Cure

Health, November 2013

The Science of Why Being Creative Can Make You Happier

Huffington Post, November 2013

Scientifically-Backed Reasons Why Being Creative Can Make You Happier

Jann Alexander: Pairings, December 2013

Take the Thrill of the Creative Effort Into the New Year

Greatist, November 2013

The Scientific Reasons Why Being Creative Can Make You Happier

New York Times, October 2013

Irvington, N.Y., Nature, Near the Upper West Side

Simon and Schuster/ Scribner (Also on Yahoo, Shine and Medium), August 2013

Is It Hard to be Happy? 5 Simple Secrets for Unlocking Happiness

Health Magazine July/August 2013

The Scientific Reasons Why Being Creative Can Make You Happier

Austin Chronicle, January 2013

Malaise and Methodology

Complete Well Being (Cover Article), May 2013

Rediscover Your Creativity to Reclaim Your Happiness

The Creative Mind, December 2012

Mental Health and Creative People

Zoomer Life, October 2012

The Creativity Cure

Atlantic Monthly, July 2012

Trickle-Down Distress: How America’s Broken Meritocracy Drives Our National Anxiety Epidemic

Atlantic Monthly, July 2012

Does Artistic Collaboration Ever Work?

Dr. Alvin Augusta Jones, July 2012

Radio: The Creativity Cure

Princeton Alumnae Weekly, June 2012

The Creativity Cure

Parade Magazine, May 2012

The Art of Happiness


The Creativity Cure: Treatment Returns Patients to Their Creative Roots

Craft Yarn Council

“Changing Global Health One Stitch At a Time”

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