Vaccination Station: Interview with Dr. Jody Thomas
David Burke interviews Dr. Jody Thomas about needle anxiety, vaccine hesitancy, and helpful pain managment strategies.
About this Resource
Vaccination Stations host Dave Burke partners with Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Founder & CEO of the Meg Foundation for pain to discuss the Foundation’s background & purpose, the necessity of pediatric pain management, its role in vaccine hesitancy & recommended strategies for dealing with phobias & nonverbal children.
You Might Also Be Interested In
COPIC Within Normal Limits Podcast
Our very own Dr. Jody Thomas shares her insight on this episode entitled: Helping Kids Cope with Anxieties Around Medical Care and Pain Management.
American Academy of Pediatrics On Call Podcast: Pediatrics Research Roundup, Managing Fear of Needles
In this episode Rachel Moon, associate editor of digital media for the journal Pediatrics, shares a research roundup from the July issue. Hosts David Hill, MD, FAAP, and Joanna Parga-Belinkie, also talk with David Becker and Jody Thomas, PhD, about strategies for taking the pain and fear out of vaccinations.
HelpGuide: COVID-19 & KIDS, What Parents Need to Know
Hear great practical advice in this interview of Dr. Jody Thomas by Melinda Smith of HelpGuide.
Finding Your Village: Reducing Children's Fears of Shots and Doctors Visits
Dr. Jody Thomas talks with host Amanda on how simple strategies can make a big difference when it comes to the stress and pain of needle pokes.
The Parent Hood: How to Manage Pain and Needle Fear in Children
Podcast host Marina Fogle talks practical tips and simple strategie for helping kids AND parents be more calm and comfortable during needle pokes and doctor visits.
Help fund more groundbreaking research and resources for parents like you by supporting the Meg Foundation