Child Life in the News

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Child Life Specialists Are Frontline Workers Who Are Often Overlooked
ACLP's Bailey Kasten spoke with Scary Mommy about the importance of child life specialists.

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Opinion: Child Life Specialists Are Especially Needed Now
The support that child life specialists offer is not just nice to have during this pandemic; it's essential.

The Emotional Safety Initiative Helps Kids Feel More Comfortable with Medical Procedures
What parents need to know about emotional safety and child life specialists.

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