Child Life Professionals Are Health-Care Superheroes

The ACLP office will be closed on Thurs., Nov. 26 and Fri., Nov. 27 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.


ACLP shares the general public's concern about the COVID-19 pandemic. As the organization reacts to this public health crisis, we are guided by our vision: ACLP advances psychosocial care and the emotional safety of children, youth, and families impacted by healthcare and significant life experiences.

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Wendy Hickman-Miller 

Lisa McWhorter, MS, CCLS, CPMT &
Wendy Hickman-Miller, MA, CCLS


Read about the efforts of Lisa McWhorter, MS, CCLS, CPMT, and Wendy Hickman-Miller, MA, CCLS, to bring much-needed child life services to military children and families coping with deployments, remote duty stations, and loss of life. 

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