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Reading “I Am Love: A Book of Compassion”


“I Am Love: A Book of Compassion,” by Susan Verde and Peter H. Reynolds, takes a look at different ways to show kindness and compassion to oneself and others. The art directive encourages kids to employ attention, focus and self-compassion (frustration tolerance) to create rewarding and beautiful origami hearts.

Listen to this story, read by Kytana Priebe, M.A., an art therapist with Children's National Hospital Creative and Therapeutic Art Services.

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Share your birthday with a child. Celebrate your life, and give a chance to someone who desperately wants to have as many as you.

Share your birthday with a child. Celebrate your life, and give a chance to someone who desperately wants to have as many as you. Make it happen