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Gender pronouns: What are they, how to use them, and what to do if you make a mistake

Over the last couple weeks, our LGBTQ2S+ & U group on Upopolis has been talking about gender pronouns. Gender pronouns are words someone would like others t...Read More

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Youth Living with Crohn’s: A Podcast Takeover by our Intern

Last week, I had the opportunity to do a Upopolis podcast takeover and got an inside look into the world of two incredible youth with Crohn’s, Meghan and Rebecc...Read More

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Halloween Happenings: How to explain (and celebrate) this year’s new traditions!

We know, Halloween 2020 is going to be very different this year. We could not have imagined back in March that we would still be faced with a pandemic almost 8 ...Read More

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4 Tips for Coping with the Potential Return of COVID-19 Restrictions

The third episode of our podcast, Upopolis: The Podcast, welcomed three child life specialists who also happen to be parents. Their experiences during the COVID...Read More

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Supporting Your Child as They Return to School Post COVID-19 Lockdown

Can you believe its been almost 6 months since your children stepped foot inside a classroom? Us either. What a half year it has been! For some of us it was a t...Read More

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6 Ways to Help Your Child Build Resiliency for Times of Uncertainty

Resiliency is the ability to bounce back after difficult times. It is important to help your child learn how to build their resiliency skills for times that the...Read More