We had a fun time recently hosting a secret agent activity for our patients and families. My coworker came up with the idea as well as the activities, and I along with my pod helped her put the event on. It was lots of fun and I thought it would be cool to share it […]
We’re back with another fun Friday video for you! Great information about diabetes by the way! Enjoy!
Here’s a little picture to brighten up your Friday! Enjoy!
Hi friends! I wanted to share with you a wonderful video that was shared with me last week. Michael Towne, a child life specialist in California got up on the TEDx stage to share about how important it is to have fun, even when the situation appears most dire. He did great job sharing some of […]
Hi friends! Who is ready for the Olympics? I am! I love it when countries all over the world get together to celebrate for any reason. While I will admit that I don’t watch all of the Olympic events (technically that’s very difficult since there is always more than one event going on), I do […]
New art project for all of you as spring is in the air! (Or at least, it is where I live, we had to turn our air conditioner on this week!) I wanted to share a foot-print art project I tested out that is really adorable. It’s a bumble bee footprint picture that is perfect […]
So I can’t believe that we are already half-way through March! Time has just flown by for me, probably because I’ve been so busy with my various activities and projects. A few of the projects I’m working on I hope to share with you all, so be just a bit more patient! But since it’s […]
I wanted to share with you all this awesome video showing the cheer that some of our favorite Star Wars characters brought to the children at CHLA. Hope they have brought to them, and some joy in their moment of need. May the Force be with them all!
Today I’ll be sharing another tool that I have in my trusty distraction bag. My special, amazing, magic wand! Yes, this is actually what I often tell my preschool patients sometimes. It does a great job of getting them excited about what I’m pulling out of my bag. I ask them, do you want to […]
Hi everyone, Happy Sunday! As you’ve probably noticed, the amount of therapeutic activities that I’ve posted have slowed down as of late. This is partly due to the area that I currently work in at the hospital. I haven’t spoken too much on this before, but I’m a child life specialist that is mainly based […]