Child Life News

  • 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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  • Project Pinball lets kids be kids at Yale New Haven Children's Hospital

    Dec 08, 2016
    Project Pinball lets kids be kids at Yale New Haven Children's Hospital.
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  • Child life specialists help hospitalized children cope

    Nov 11, 2016
    Child life specialists help hospitalized children cope.
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  • Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks trying to make life easier for kids with cancer (Cronkite News)

    Sep 23, 2016
    Diamondbacks trying to make life easier for kids with cancer.
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  • New full-time UMHS therapy dogs work to improve patient health (The Michigan Daily)

    Sep 22, 2016
    New full-time UMHS therapy dogs work to improve patient health.
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  • To honor memory of baby who died of leukemia, ‘Joey’s Angels’ give boxes full of goodies to kids battling cancer (Omaha-World Herald)

    Sep 19, 2016
    To honor memory of baby who died of leukemia, ‘Joey’s Angels’ give boxes full of goodies to kids battling cancer.
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