Laughing to Ease the Pain

Laughing to Ease the Pain

The Role of Therapeutic Humor in Coping with Illness

A healthy dose of hilarity! This keynote is full of entertaining stories that educate audiences on the role humor plays in healing and coping with health issues and everyday stress. It reveals humor strategies that anyone can use to improve their health. David is one of the few Certified Humor Professionals in the Country. A designation bestowed through the three year Humor Academy of the Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor. -Gain an understanding of the role therapeutic humor can play in coping with chronic pain. -Explain the physiological, psychological and social benefits of using therapeutic humor. -Define and Differentiate between appropriate, healthy humor and inappropriate, unhealthy humor. -Discuss and apply humor strategies that can be utilized to enhance ones use of therapeutic humor.

David Jacobson, LCSW CHP — Motivational Speaker

David Jacobson, LCSW CHP

The best of humor from a baby boomer!

One of a very rare breed of Board Certified Humor Professionals bestowed by the Humor Academy of the Association of Applied and Therapeutic Humor. David received a personal thank you from President Obama for his work with trauma survivors.

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