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How a Summer Camp Can Help Children Cope with Grief

March 25th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Video

Scholastic.com with New York Life Foundation, hosted a live, interactive webcast on the subject of Children and Grief. It was designed for schools however, the material was so useful, I thought it equally applicable to summer camp directors. I am sure every summer camp has had campers and even staff who have experienced a recent […]

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How We Coped with a Critically Injured Staff Member during Summer Camp

September 1st, 2008 · 1 Comment · Crisis Response, Director Development, Facebook, John Murphy

It was Saturday, July 19th, 2008.  I was at a wedding for one of my husband’s friends when I got a call from a staff member.  Not being able to take the call during the wedding I texted her back. Her reply: “Just wondering if u had heard of anything about john murphy there’s all […]

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