RED NOSES Research Database
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RED NOSES Research Database

Are you looking for research publications on the impact of Healthcare Clowning? Then our RED NOSES Research Database is the place to go!

This is the first collection of scientific studies covering this topic. With the help of integrated search filters, you can easily find specific research evidence in just a few clicks.

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RED NOSES Research Insights

Are you looking for scientific evidence on the impact of healthcare clowning? Our research insights are intended for all those who want to learn more about the power of the arts and humour for mental health and wellbeing.

With our two formats “Research Nuggets” and “Research at a Glance” we provide topic-specific research summaries that can be used as a scientific evidence base for the different clowning interventions RED NOSES offers.

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Learning & Evaluation

At RED NOSES, we’re dedicated to constantly improving our work and improving the emotional well-being of the people we involve in our versatile interventions. By monitoring and evaluating all levels of our work, we aim to provide the best quality interventions and generate profound opportunities to learn from the practice of Healthcare Clowning practice. 

We are currently working on developing a Learning Toolkit specifically designed for Healthcare Clowning organisations, with tools, templates, and guidelines that will be made publicly available to help bring the whole sector forward. Stay tuned!

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RED NOSES contributes to improving our understanding of Healthcare Clowning by working together with researchers around the world. We partner with universities, consultants, and research institutes to conduct studies and evaluations.

Interested in collaborating or in joining our research network? 

Contact us

Maggie Rössler, PhD
Head of Research and Evaluation
T: +43 660 208 7770 is supporting us with the free use of their online survey software.