Child Life Competencies

The Child Life Competencies are the minimal level of acceptable practice and are to be used as a guide for individuals or organizations who may wish to further define competencies specific to their situation. 

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Child Life Standards

The Child Life Standards of Clinical Practice establish criteria for child life services with infants, children, youth, siblings, and families.

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Child Life Code of Ethics

The Child Life Code of Ethics provides a comprehensive framework for CCLSs to guide their professional conduct and ensure the well-being and protection of children and their families.

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