Mathea Jacobs
   
 

Title
KidZone TV Manager

Email
mathea.jacobs@mountsinai.org

Phone
212.241.8914

Fax
212.427.3049

Bio
Mathea Jacobs is the manager for KidZone TV, overseeing the daily broadcast shows and produces, films, and edits educational/informational pieces for the Child Life and Creative Arts therapy Department.

In collaboration with Child Life specialists, Mathea also uses video therapy based sessions to work with patients and families torwards realizing any production or video therapy needs.

Mathea has 8 years of experience with video production in a hospital setting. Prior to that she worked as a TV news producer.

Credentials
BA:
Broadcast Journalism, Elon University in Elon, N.C. 2004

Special Interests
Introducing video to patients and families as a medium for therapy and education. Documenting patient experiences and stories to help future visitors to the hospital.

Publications
A Life in Your Hands: Preventing Shaken Baby Syndrome. The Pennsylvania Shaken Baby Prevention Program, 2011