If you’re on social media, you might have already heard about the school in Maryland that has replace detention with meditation. The following video talks about their work:
The Holistic Life Foundation focuses on children in schools but the same lessons could be applied to children in the hospital setting. Yoga and meditation can help a child calm down and de-stress. It can also help manage behavioral problems. Leading a child in deep breathing can be an easy way to infuse calming practices into your work with children, regardless of what setting you work in.