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Join us for an open conversation with patients, parents, and an expert mental health clinician, as families share their journey with childhood cancer.

 

We’ll talk about dealing with emotions, learning to be vulnerable, finding the strength to fight, figuring out how to cope together and much more.

Clips and Highlights


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3 minutes, 32 seconds

HOW REGOALING CAN REBOOT YOUR LIFE

Learn about the important skill of regoaling and how it can help both parents and children navigate the childhood cancer journey. Featuring:  

  • Devon Still, former NFL player and father of survivor, Leah

 


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5 minutes, 30 seconds

THE IMPACT ON SIBLINGS

Hear from our panelists as they discuss the profound impact childhood cancer can have on siblings and ways to make sure their needs are seen. Featuring:

  • Dr. Lori Wiener, PhD, head of the Psychosocial Support and Research Program at the National Cancer Institute
  • Stephanie Ionata, childhood cancer survivor

 


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3 minutes, 11 seconds

HOW CANCER CHANGES YOUR PERSPECTIVE

Find out about the surprising way the childhood cancer journey changed our panelists’ way of relating to others. Featuring:

  • Devon Still, former NFL player and father of survivor, Leah
  • Wendy Lindberg, bereaved parent and co-founder of The EVAN Foundation

 


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Downloadable Resource

Mental Health Companion Guide

 

This piece was written to accompany the panel discussion and stay with you as you navigate the childhood cancer journey.

 

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Meet the Panel

Register to receive a FREE Coping with Childhood Cancer Education Kit

 

The first 250 viewers to register will receive a FREE Coping with Childhood Cancer Education Kit. This kit was specifically designed to help you and your child navigate and find support throughout the childhood cancer journey, particularly when it comes to mental health.

REGISTER HERE

 

Each kit includes:


Marble Maze with Velcro ® Back 

This circular plush and velcro maze has bright colors and soothing textures to help keep your child engaged at home or at their medical appointments. They can work the marble through the maze on their own for a calming experience, or pair it with the PunkinPitch ® balls to play catch with parents or caregivers and siblings.


Set of 2 PunkinPitch ® Balls

These unique balls can be played with as is or unwound to create new shapes. The back of the maze and the balls can also be used for a fun game of catch with parents or caregivers and siblings. They’re a great way to help with stress, anxiety, and integrated sensory play.

Mental Health Companion Guide

This piece was written to accompany the panel discussion and stay with you as you navigate the childhood cancer journey.

 

 

 

DISCLAIMER: The information in the Coping With Childhood Cancer Education Kit is not meant to provide or replace medical advice. Your doctor is the best source for that information.

 

WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Toys contain small ball(s). Not for children under 3 years old.

 

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