501c3 nonprofit corporation  

Home | Supporters | Media | News | Wellness Projects | Reference | Donate | Contact | About


"Laughter is the tonic, the surcease, the relief from pain."

- Charlie Chaplin


"Against the assault of laughter, nothing can stand"
- Mark Twain



The Rx Laughter Digital Wellness Center links:


Wellness Projects category on top of this website home page for general info about these and our at-hospital programs.

New auction. With gratitude to Larry David.


New Mental Health Initiative - Covid Crisis Care for Health Care Workers and First Responders 


UCLA and Rx Laughter Humor Research Partnership: (medical peer reviewed publication)
Rx Laughter Conceptualized lab research with UCLA’s Jonsson Cancer Center, Mattel Children’s Hospital and Semel Psychiatric Institute - publication of results in national scientific peer reviewed ECAM 2007. http://rxlaughter.org/journal_article.html

New 2020/2021: Expansion of virtual programs to include broader forms of entertainment, with comedy continuing as our primary healing focus

Long term goal: interdisciplinary Rx Laughter Entertainment Healing Center. Research, Therapeutic and Education.



Our missions are two-fold: 1) To bring gravitas to the concept of humor and comedy as a coping and health resource within the medical community, and 2) To develop & implement high quality therapeutic, educational and research humor programs for youth and adults coping with serious physical and emotional challenges. Click on Photos below to link to our pages.


Pages on this website are updated from time to time.

Website written and edited by Sherry Hilber.

Website programmer: Daniel Simkins

No reproduction or other usage of any text, photos or other materials that are on this website are allowable without the permission of Rx Laughter Inc.