Awards & Honors
Baby Santa and the Gift of Giving received the Mom’s Choice Awards Gold Award for Children’s Picture Books. Learn more about the Mom’s Choice Awards.
The Great Katie Kate Tackles Questions About Cancer awarded bronze award in Children’s Books category at the 2010 Gold Ink Awards.
Interviews & Features
Katie Kate’s Be a Hero! book featured in Louisiana State Medical Society’s Membership News September 2014 Issue
Dr. DeLand shows her book “The Great Katie Kate Tackles Questions About Cancer” to Robin Roberts of ABC’s Good Morning America.
The Great Katie Kate series featured among “Hot Picks” in Baton Rouge Parents Magazine March 2014 issue
The Great Katie Kate Discusses Diabetes included in 5 Great Children’s Books About Type-1 Diabetes
ParentSavers Podcast featuring Dr. Deland
Fox News: Superhero Helps Kids Deal with Cancer
Disney’s Baby Zone: What Will Surprise You About Infant and Toddler Cancers
Huffintgon Post: Helping Kids Cope During Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Superhero Katie Kate Helps Children in Crisis
Children, Have No Fear, The Great Katie Kate is Here
Dr. DeLand In the Media
Dr. Maitland DeLand interviewed by Maggie Linton on Sirius XM – List Below:
Dr. DeLand interviewed about The Great Katie Kate and how to help children understand illness:
Dr. Mary Maitland DeLand, speaks at the 2010 National Cancer Survivors Day celebration at the Lafayette Hilton and Towers:
Guest Posts by Dr. DeLand
When Diabetes Strikes: A Mother and Doctor Shares Her Personal Experience with Childhood Diabetes
Making Sure A Child’s Medical Needs Are Met During School Hours
From Serious Illness to Playtime! Maintaining A Sense of Wonderment After Your Child Falls Ill
Explaining Your Child’s Illness to School Administrators and Classmates
More Than Just The Sniffles: Going Back to School with a Serious Illness