Category Archives: Holistic Health

“Voices from the Field” Medline Series on Medical Improv

A little over two years ago, I started some “Guestblogging” for Medline on the emerging field of Medical Improv.  The series provides a great overview of the topic for those interested in understanding why we need it and how powerful … Continue reading

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NH Reporter on PILL & Medical Improv

Paul Briand captured the best of my new business-PILL-Portsmouth Improv Learning Lab and the evolution of Medical Improv. Please help share this newspaper article!  @THANK YOU! “Experiential activities from the world of improv can be made to be safe, fun … Continue reading

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“Hope is the Thing with Feathers” & Cancer Sucks!

Pam Capecelatro Raiford is a dear friend who has recently gone on Hospice. Her devoted husband Guy Capecelatro III is a musician and also a friend.  They have a love together that has always seemed joyful and profound. Guy has … Continue reading

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