Break out the rainbow wigs, the red rubber noses and the huge, floppy shoes: it’s time for us to CLOWN AROUND! Clowning is one of the most visible manifestations of therapeutic humor. The world famous Big Apple Circus has a ‘Clown Care Unit’ that visits pediatric patients, bringing smiles, giggles, and joy where ever they go.
They’re also teaching nurses how to do the same thing. This is just fabulous! Now, I know what you’re thinking — your facility already has enough clowns. Just look in the administration… (more…)