Laughter Is the Best Medicine

Baby Laughing

Posted by: Summer Katz, LMHC

Have you ever witnessed a baby with a giggle that turns into an uncontrollable belly laugh (for both you and the baby)? Unless you simply don’t like babies, seeing and hear...

Navigating Chronic Illnesses with the Support of Available Resources

By: Summer Katz, M.A., LMHC

Living with a chronic illness such as cystic fibrosis can be overwhelming and cumbersome. The medication routine, the hours spent participating in treatment interventions and the regular attendance at doctor’s appointments or hospitalizations – all require adherence to a strict regimen. Because CF patients experience all of these things on a constant basis, there are moments where we may feel heightened frustration and be discouraged. Taking advantage o...