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See Holland Bloorview's Events listing and click on the month for more details.
SOLUTION-FOCUSED COMMUNICATION FOR FAMILIES: THE FUNDAMENTALS
This three-hour virtual workshop is the first in a series designed to help parents enhance their communication skills by highlighting their family's strengths and resources. Get ready for fun activities, conversations and group work. Click hereto register.
9 a.m. to 12 noon
Holland Bloorview, 150 Kilgour Rd.
Sesame Street reassures kids who are afraid of masks
This video addresses muppet Julia's concern that masks will bother her ears and tickle her nose. Practising with her bunny Fluffster goes a long way to easing her fears.
Sickboy is a candid look at life with illness
This podcast is a refreshing, funny and frank podcast about life with a variety of illnesses. Host Jeremie Saunders (centre), who has cystic fibrosis, leads the interviews with two of his friends.
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