Medical play allows children a safe and normalizing opportunity to process and play out medical experiences. As a Certified Child Life Specialist of over 10 years and mother of..
I remember when my sweet mom came to me and broke the news:
“Allie, Mrs. South has cancer.”
f there’s one thing that I’m learning over and over as a parent is that you’re not going to get everything right or with the outcome you want all the time. That would just be too easy! When this happens in my life, it often leads to putting too much pressure on myself, guilt and negative thoughts about myself as a mother.
One thing I try to be mindful of is