Stories of the Heroes Circle

Meet Melissa: A Warrior for Pain

Melissa Adams could put on a great “game face.” Many people in her social circle didn’t realize—or did not believe—that she suffered daily from chronic … Continued

Chronic Pain I Am Not My Pain Meditation Pain Management Podcast Series

Senesi Peter Davenport

As a fourth-degree black belt, Master Peter Davenport brings more than 25 years of martial arts experience to Kids Kicking Cancer. Peter joined Kids Kicking … Continued

Sensei Joseph Staudt

Program LocationNew York/New Jersey How many years have you worked with Kids Kicking Cancer?1 year How did you begin with martial arts?When I was 4 … Continued


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Despite the ongoing challenges of the global pandemic, we are committed to empowering one million children to reduce their pain and stress with the help of our evidence-based martial arts therapy.