This slowness make the bleedings longer and this is harmful for the person with hemophilia. To clot quicker and stop the bleeding Factor replacement therapy is needed.picture-4

About frederica cassis

My name is Frederica Dillen CASSIS, born of a Belgium mother and an Egyptian father, on the 3rd of January 1966 in Brussels, Belgium. I´ve travelled a lot, lived in many countries. Brazil is my seventh country and i live in Sao Paulo for 19 years now. Graduated in Clinical Psychology in 1991, I specialized in Junguian Psychology and in Hemophilia since then. LATEST PROJECTS: 1) Launching IN-HEMOACTION flash cards, where I added new topics like Inhibitors and their different treatments, physiotherapy and a some playful activities like video games! 2) HERO (Hemophilia Experiences Results and Opportunities) sponsored by Novo Nordisk since 2009, exploring through qualitative and quantitative analysis the psychosocial issues involving People with hemophilia, their carers and the health professionals in the treatment process. check this project in my blog www.blood4.wordpress.com Now, HERO is in Brazil! soon the results will be available. 2) P-TET (Pediatric Thrombosis Educational Tool) flash cards in evolution stage, for kids on anti-coagulant treatment...inspired on IN-HEMOACTION flashcards success. 3) I am a co-author along with psychologist Irene Fuchs and Edward Kuebler of a booklet called "Communication, love and sexuality for people with hemophilia, carriers and family" 4) an on going process of a systematic review for the Cochrane Collaboration about "psychological interventions for people with hemophilia and their families" On a more personal level i have 3 three great not anymore children :) Danaê 24, Rubi 18 and Iggy 15) and i love to jogg, dance and read. To walk and look for shells on a beach too and I discover that i love deserts...:)

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  1. samantha says:

    the fact children have to deal with this disease is terrible. i have a relative with hemophilia, and its been really tough on all of us.

  2. hi Frederica (is it your name?)

    i am a turkish hemophiliac person and i want to make something for my countries’ hemophiliacs.. for this reason, i created one blog adress..

    i like very much your illustrations frederica.. i want to talk to you about hemophilia and if I can do anything at WFH ?

    And last question.. Can i use your cute illustration in our blog?
    Please contact me with my mail adress..

    • Marhaba Bersan,
      of course use all the images you want and just say from where you took it ok?
      I’ll will visit your blog tonight. Have to go…nice to meet you! 🙂

      • Hola Frederica,

        I really enjoyed when I read your comment .. But i have a bad news, i am sorry as i created this blog today! So, i have not written anything yet..

        I need your visiting in our blog soon and nice to see you there..

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