Giving Careers Education
Child Life Workshop

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

Morning Session: Child Life 101 – an overview of the child life specialist role 
(8:30 am - 12:00 pm)

  • 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
(1:00 pm - 4:30 pm)

  • 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

Additional Information:
Audience: Community
Duration: 8.00 hour(s)
Registration Options:
Child Life Workshop Morning Session Only
$25.00 - Base Price
Child Life Workshop Afternoon Session Only
$25.00 - Base Price
Child Life Workshop Full-Day (Lunch included)
$40.00 - Base Price
Faculty:
Certified Child Life Specialists

To register for one of the events listed below, click the Register link next to it.
DateLocationTime  
Saturday, June 28, 2014Medical Center Hochberger Auditorium8:30 AM-5:00 PM   Register