Thomas’ Eye

Thomas’s Eye is a toolkit designed to help children diagnosed with eye cancer and their parents, understand and treat the disease.

The project is based on the studies of psychoprophylaxis, a psychotherapy that helps prepare for surgery. It also includes psychological and physical conditioning aimed to prevent emotional disorders such as anxiety which can reduce the excessive use of tranquillisers. In the toolkit, the anatomical model, informative book and plush puppy all aid communication, education and understanding about the disease.

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