Laughter Yoga With Personal Support Workers


I didn't know Laughter Yoga was an actual thing people did until I covered the PSNO Conference and it's a really unique experience. Everyone knows it's ridiculous and start laughing awkwardly but then that awkward laughter becomes genuine and it leaves people feeling refreshed. Definitely had some trouble controlling my own laughter while documenting the whole thing.

For those that don't know the PSNO Conference is for PSWs who are "provide services and direct care to individuals in hospitals, long-term care homes, group homes, retirement homes, supportive living environments and in the client’s home. They work with clients who have a broad spectrum of conditions and health care needs. Services may be provided on a temporary or continuing basis." (via

You can see more photos from the PSNO Conference on the People At Work page!