Monday, October 4, 2010

A friend's work

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OhnaPJw_Wh8

It has been delightful to watch Phoebe's work grow (as illustrated here) from a 'marginalized' occupational therapist in Bristol designing creative games and tools to enable people with learning disabilities to have greater possibilities to explore the world around them, developing new skills on the way to an acknowledged expert in non-verbal communication, often working with highly disturbed people, whose frustration at not being seen, engaged, boils over in various ways of 'acting out'.

It has been a sustained life of attention, creativity, discipline and love.

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