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Talking to Children About Cancer | Education
Join us for an informative webinar about parenting and cancer.

Identify common challenges, issues, and responses when children are living with a caregiver who has cancer.

Develop an understanding of the developmental background of children of different ages and what their understanding is of cancer at this age

Discuss the importance of building emotional intelligence within early childhood

Learn how to support your children in coping with and building resiliency when living with a cancer diagnosis in the family

Learn fun, creative play strategies, which will ultimately support your children’s skills and foster your relationship with your child

Everyone is welcome to ask questions and learn from others who are asking questions.

Facilitator
Tory Hagerman BA, CCLS, ECE

Tory Hagerman (she/her) currently holds a permanent position with Gilda’s Toronto as the Family Coordinator and Certified Child Life Specialist (CCLS). Within the past 13 years, Tory has worked with a diverse group of children, youth, and families in clinical, community, and home settings. As a Certified Child Life Specialist, Tory is passionate about providing family-centred care while supporting the health equity and psychosocial needs of children, youth & families. Tory has extensive experience engaging children in play-based learning and emphasizes inclusion and accessibility in her work. Along with working with Gilda’s Toronto, Tory holds a position with the Children and Youth Grief Network. Here, as one member of the collective network, Tory is proud to have contributed to bringing accessible grief and bereavement resources to children, youth, families, and professionals within the community.

Jan 18, 2023 01:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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