Child Life News

  • Virtual Reality Helps Distract Kids from Painful Medical Procedures

    Oct 11, 2017
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  • AAP Statement on Hurricane Harvey

    Aug 30, 2017
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  • Child Life Specialists Are True Forces for Change

    Aug 21, 2017
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  • Hospital Allows Family Inside Trauma Bay During Procedures

    Aug 18, 2017
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  • Kapiolani’s Brain Station Provides Functional Lessons for Patients

    Aug 09, 2017
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  • For Kids With Cancer, Focusing on Quality of Life

    Jul 28, 2017
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  • Sven the Facility Dog Lifts Spirits

    Jun 27, 2017
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  • Each Patient—And Family—Prepares for the Unthinkable Differently

    Jun 16, 2017
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  • Easing Kids' Fears About a Trip to the Hospital

    Jun 09, 2017
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  • Connecting with Children of Adult Patients

    May 17, 2017
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  • In an Emergency, Do This to Help Your Child With Autism

    May 17, 2017
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  • Certified Child Life Specialists: Adding Major Value to the Healthcare Delivery Team

    Apr 28, 2017
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  • 'MR-I Am Ready!' Making MRI's Easier for Kids and Parents

    Apr 17, 2017
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  • 'Nobody likes to see a child suffer': Child life specialists try to ease pain

    Apr 17, 2017
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  • Child life specialist offers families pre-op tours at Banner Thunderbird

    Apr 07, 2017
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  • Upopolis now at Cape Breton Regional Hospital

    Mar 23, 2017
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  • Hospitals, teachers turn to play to help vulnerable kids build optimism, resilience

    Mar 22, 2017
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  • Program helps parents share life-changing diagnoses with their kids

    Mar 14, 2017
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  • Confessions of a child life specialist

    Mar 01, 2017
    A child life specialist explains the many ways she helps patients facing challenging procedures and new diagnoses.
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  • California family creates mobile play stations for hospitalized children

    Feb 04, 2017
    The Oscar Litwak Foundation brings fun and creative materials to children in the hospital.
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