This graphic was for a fascinating story on a local children's hospital that hired a bioroboticist, basically an engineer, to create special surgical tools for children. I thought this was being done already. Apparently not. One of the first home-grown inventions to come from Boston Children's Hospital's newly hired engineer.
99 coping skills poster - Here is a list of 99 coping skills that a student can use to make choices and use as a strategy in helping with disregulated emotions. Have your student make a list of coping strategies that they can keep with them as visual supports when they start to feel uncomfortable or stressed.
The Amplatz Children’s Hospital’s Child/Adolescent Mental Health program houses rooms for sensory and music therapies, as well as a quiet room complete with cocoon-like benches and bean-bag chairs. Photo credit: Brandon Stengel, www.farmkidstudio.com
How Much Sleep Do Kids Need? A Guide from Newborn to 13-Years-Old (& Beyond)
How Much Sleep Do Kids Need? A Guide from Newborn to 13-Years-Old (& Beyond) by Deena Blanchard, MD - Parents who bring their children to my pediatrics practice often ask me how much sleep their kids need. Medically speaking, it’s an important question to ask, because sleep is a vital restorative process that can affect overall health, daytime sleepiness, behavior, and development.To help determine whether your child is getting enough sleep, check out these guidelines from The National Sleep…
Situated in the heart of downtown Chicago, the Crown Sky Garden is a sanctuary for patients, families, doctors and administrators within this 23 story Children’s Hospital. . This regenerative project offers a new paradigm for healthcare design that integrates healing gardens as part of the health care regiment within these institutional environments
While your dog may enjoy having bacon added to his #dog food every day, your dog's health may suffer, as he doesn't understand that certain types of foods need to be eaten in moderation. To help you select the ideal add-ins for your dog, this #infographic explains both the benefits of Superfoods and which you may want your pup to try!