Therapeutic Clowning 

The role of a clown and a physician are the same—it's to elevate the possible and to relieve suffering. ~ Patch Adams

Articles: Free to download

Australian Journal of Dementia Care, Smiles Improve Life.
Chamberlain, Alex, Spirituality and The Practice of Clowning.
Schwebke, Shobhana "Shobi Dobi," A Little Bit of Everything, a Little Bit of Everywhere.
Schwebke, Shobhana "Shobi Dobi," Beyond Goofy to Teddy Bear Range.
Schwebke, Shobhana "Shobi Dobi," Open Heart Clowning.
Snowberg, Dr. Richard, Caring Clown Research.
Snowberg, Dr. Richard, Ten Keys for Therapeutic Clowns.
Therapeutic Clown Advisory Board, Benefits of Therapeutic Clowns in Hospitals.
Therapeutic Clown Advisory Board, Guidelines for Therapeutic Clowns.
Therapeutic Clown Advisory Board, Risks for Therapeutic Clowns in Hospitals.
Therapeutic Clown Advisory Board, What is a Therapeutic Clown?
Wooten, Patty RN, Clowning Around with Cancer.

 

Other Organizations and Resources Related to Therapeutic Clowning

Big Apple Circus—Clown Care Unit
Bumper "T" Caring Clowns
Caring Clown International
Clowns Without Borders
Hospital Clown Newsletter
Jest fo the Health of it
Kaleidoscope Konnections—Bringing Learning, Loving and Laughing to Life

 

Book List - Therapeutic Clowning

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