Giving Careers Education
Child Life 101

Overview:
This two-part interactive workshop includes exciting opportunities.  You may register for a morning or afternoon session only or for the full day.

Morning Session: Child Life 101 – an overview of the child life specialist role

  • Discuss the traditional roles of a child life specialist
  • Watch video clips of child life staff working with patients and families
  • Explore the process of a child life specialist from patient assessment to intervention
  • Participate in a panel discussion with Certified Child Life Specialists
Afternoon Session: Child Life 201 – an overview of the requirements to enter the field

  • Academic preparation
  • The journey from student to professional – what is required and what is not
  • Discuss your unique needs during afternoon breakout sessions

This workshop is open to juniors and seniors in high school and college students, and adults considering a possible career change.  For more information, download the flyer under Additional Information below or email childlifestudents@cookchildrens.org

Audience: Community, Parents/Caregivers
Duration: 5.00 hour(s)
Fees:
$40.00 Each
There are currently no scheduled events. Please contact Education at 682-885-4170.