Serving St. Louis since 1992

                              

Patient participating in Art Therapy                                       Sibling Support Group outing

Art Therapy

  • Provides certified Art Therapist
  • Gives child tool of empowerment
  • Provides communication when words cannot suffice
  • Use artwork as creative outlet to release their emotions
  • Helps them to sort through feelings, confusion, and fear

Psychological Services

  • Provides financial assistance for crisis intervention counseling sessions for children and their entire families
  • Professional Psychotherapist
  • Friends also offers support groups for siblings and parents of kids in treatment
  • Goal is to help children and families deal with issues that weigh heavily in minds and heart
  • Expanded to include a play therapist to connect with much younger children
  • Provides for Psycho-Social Testing

Play Therapy

  • Toys in the play room are specifically chosen to allow children the opportunity to develop self-understanding, explore real life situations and resolve their inner conflicts.
  • This approach offers them a safe environment in which they can express their feelings, wishes and needs.
FRIENDS OF KIDS WITH CANCER
530 Maryville Centre Dr. Suite LL5      |      Saint Louis, Missouri 63141
  (314) 275-7440      |        (314) 275-7446