SINCE BRUNO’S first visit 3 years and a half ago at our Hemophilia Center, I had participated with the young parents in the process of raising their first child with severe hemophilia A.

Prevention of over protection, early self awareness, talking to the child even when very little about how to climb and getting down of a chair, couch…, make feel safe and secure when stepping…

give the best results!! look at his face and the tranquility of the father, the crossed foot of mam’s boot! 🙂

Bruno, que fofo e seguro de seus movimentos você está!!! parabéns para ti e para teus pais! eles, desde o começo das tuas visitas ao centro, uns 2 anos e meio atrás, foram aprendendo a ter mais segurança nos seus primeiros passos e agora podem apreciar o resultado. Falamos muitas vezes da sobre proteção, do cómo te segurar e te ensinar a descer e subir de uma cadeira ou sofá…a importância de sentir teus pés no chão e te olhar  se mexer sem medos exagerados. Cuidar é muito importante. A questão é sempre se perguntar: cómo?Picture 18

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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