Tag Archives: Reflections

Stories from the Sandbox: Reflections from children, teens and young adults living with Cancer and Blood Disorders

The images and stories in this book were created by patients and families living with Cancer and Blood Disorders. Their expressions, created in the sand and conveyed through the written word, provide insight into what it is like to live with health challenges. Sand tray therapy is a recognized therapeutic modality used with children and… Read More »

I’ve Been Thinking . . .: Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life

“If you are feeling stuck, lost, or you just need a pick-me-up, this is the book for you. Shriver’s wisdom will fill you up.” —Hoda Kotb, coanchor, The Today Show A book of reflections for those seeking wisdom, guidance, encouragement, and inspiration on the road to a meaningful life As a prominent woman juggling many roles, Maria… Read More »

Courage…Chronicled in the Sand: Sand Tray Therapy Reflections from Teenagers and Young Adults Living with Cancer and Blood Disorders

It is often difficult for young people facing an illness to verbalize their personal thoughts and feelings. In the Child and Family Life department, at The University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, sand tray therapy is used to help this vulnerable population communicate with their healthcare team, families, and loved ones. Sand tray therapy… Read More »