Teens Living With Cancer (US). Read Melissa Marie Sengbusch's courageous & inspiring story. Sadly, Melissa died on June 22, 2000 at age 19 after living with #cancer for 2 years : http://www.teenslivingwithcancer.org/about-2/melissas-story/
Missing Halloween already? Check out this YouTube video Child Life Specialist Heather Peach created of the Divison of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology and Department of Radiation Oncology trick-or-treat event in the Yawkey Outpatient Center.
Kara, a Child Life Specialist at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, works with Bella, a Canine Assistants facility dog, to help children cope with the stress and uncertainty of illness, hospitalization and potentially traumatic events.
Providing information and entertainment to children and their families through the use of technology. Knowledge gives a child more control over his or her environment. Helps with development of autonomy and initiative.