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.
Learning Through Play seems to be a beneficial way to learn. If your students like doing it they will continue to grow with it. There has to be a balance though. This may be something to incorporate into your own classroom!
Child Life Interview Questions (Practicum and Internship)
End of life - Being developmentally sensitive and using terms/ explainations a child will understand
Jenga for grief and loss. Can be used with any age group. Fun idea and very helpful to get people talking!
My Coping Toolbox! Filled with coping objects, items, photos, etc. for self…
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.
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.
Child life in the NICU