Grief, Crisis, Stress, and Mental Health

I would never have made it if I could not have laughed. Laughing lifted me momentarily…out of this horrible situation, just enough  to make it livable….survivable.        

- Victor Frankl on surviving Nazi Concentration camps

Articles: Free to download

Cartagena, Esther Quintero, Client's opinion about the use of humor as a therapeutic intervention strategy
Klein, Allen, How Can You Laugh at a Time Like This?
Sultanoff, Steve Using Humor in Crisis Situations
Wooten, Patty and Dunkelblau, Ed, Tragedy, Laughter, and Survival

Organizations and Resources Related to Humor and Mental Health

Rx Laughter Founded by Sherry Dunay Hilber,this is a 501c3 charity that develops research-based therapeutic humor content for patients overcoming emotional or physical trauma.


Book List - Humor and Grief, Crisis, Stress, and Mental Health

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