Pediatrician Steven Blatt, director of ENHANCE Services at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, talks about the unique program celebrating its 20th year providing primary pediatric services and mental health services to children in Foster Care in Onondaga County.
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Dr. Lucy Barbera, new art therapist at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, describes how the arts help children tell their story, since they may not have the words or the vocabulary to express their emotions. A wide variety of developmentally appropriate art media is offered, including but not limited to photography, painting, clay, drawing, weaving, beading, collage making, visual journaling, and play therapy. Read more about Art Therapy at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital.
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Music therapist Clare Arezina talks about the role of music therapy in the Child Life Program at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital. Music therapists will assess the patient’s needs, develop a treatment plan using music, and provide music interventions according to the treatment plan.
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Pediatrician Howard Weinberger, Medical Director of the Central/Eastern NY State Regional Lead Poisoning Resource Center at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, discusses the problem of lead poisoning in children.
Chef Dave Fouts is the creator of the Simply Smart Food pilot program which is being hailed a success in the Edmond Public School District for eliminating processed foods and bringing scratch cooking back to the schools. Chef Dave talks about his quest to make school lunch programs healthier.
Emergency medicine physician Alison McCrone talks about a new service now open at Upstate University Hospital at Community General that will provide non-emergency care for children and young adults after-hours — that’s after 5 p.m. or on the weekend.
Child and adolescent psychiatrist and pediatrician Teresa Hargrave talks about how depression manifests itself in children and adolescents, how it is diagnosed and treated, and how parents/grandparents can be alert for signs and symptoms. Learn what parents and grandparents can do to help the youngsters in their life cope with adversity and disappointment, so that “depression” does not develop.