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The Real Meaning of Relationships

I wanted to share with you all this wonderful and thought-provoking article I read about how one child life specialist sees her relationships with her patients and families. 145 more words

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Perscription for Pain: Music Time!

I am so excited to come across this article! I definitely think that music can help decrease pain. Not only does it help distract you, but it can also influence your emotions, which can help you produce more endorphins and decrease the pain. 74 more words

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The Voices In Your Head Say...

Hi everyone! I hope that you all are feeling good! Speaking of feelings, I wanted to share a cool new movie with you all. I got the chance to see the new Disney and Pixar movie “Inside Out” earlier this week and it was too good not to tell everyone about it. 481 more words

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The importance of supportive roles

Here is a wonderful article about the vital role of a Child Life Specialist, aimed to give a snapshot into my typical professional role and a supportive resource that can be utilized throughout your cancer experience. 7 more words


Honoring our lost loved ones on Mother's Day

Mother’s Day is usually filled with hallmark cards, flowers and family gatherings. We let all the moms know how much we love and appreciate them, but sometimes Mother’s Day can be incredibly¬†difficult. 216 more words


Friday Fun: IV Pole Problems

I believe everyone that has worked in the medical field at some point or another can attest to this feeling:

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