Nordic Journal of Arts, Culture and Health – Second Issue



The second issue of the Nordic Journal of Arts, Culture and Health has been published.

The journal is open access and provides a platform for publication and debate in the interdisciplinary field of arts and culture in healthcare and health promotion. The purpose of the journal is to contribute to the dissemination of research, knowledge and practice experience in the arts, culture and health field.

The journal aims to:

  • Strengthen the arts and health field in the Nordic countries
  • Contribute to the growing knowledge in the field from a Nordic point of view
  • Document existing projects to make sure that valuable knowledge is maintained and shared
  • Provide Nordic politicians and decision-makers with an evidence-base for policy-making


The second issue of NJACH includes four research articles, two reviews and a note from the field, as well as an editorial from the editors-in-chief Anita Jensen and Wenche Torrissen.

The issue is available at:


The journal is published by Scandinavian University Press (Universitetsforlaget AS) on behalf of National Center for Culture, Health and Care (Norway), Volda University College (Norway), Clinical Research Center til Primary Healthcare, Region Skåne (Sweden), Aalborg University (Denmark), Royal College of Music (Sweden), Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) (Finland) and Uniarts Helsinki’s CERADA Research Centre (Finland).

The journal publishes articles in Danish, English, Norwegian, and Swedish.