How to Land a Child Life Internship - tips from a child life specialist. #childlife Tales of Life, Love and Ice Cream
Here is a great guide to the different types of play therapy that can be used by Child Life Specialists to help children in medical environments cope.
Parts of a Pediatric Patient #childlifespecialist five senses
Child Life Interview Questions (Practicum and Internship)
Blog by two child life specialists working in the NICU - some helpful tips for distraction techniques with premature infants and developmentally appropriate play activities. Also contains some useful ideas for support groups for siblings of NICU patients.
A day in the life of a child life specialist (video). This piece on TODAY show instantly made me know that this was the career for me.
You can succeed on the Child Life Exam and become a Certified Child Life Specialist (CCLS) by learning critical concepts on the test so that you are prepared for as many questions as possible.
Explaining an IV to a child. This is a great way to explain what a IV is to a child not only are they discussing it, but the child gets to see everything as well