PRDS Request Process and Fee Structure
How to request a review
The request for the Program Review and Development Service (PRDS) must be made in writing to the Association of Child Life Professionals (ACLP) by any appropriate leader of a specific facility (e.g., the director of the child life program or an administrator responsible for current or future child life program development).
To help assist facilities in determining goals and selecting the best PRDS option, please complete the PRDS Request Form. This form may be also used by ACLP to confirm the review and/or educational service that best meets the client’s needs.
All Requests and Intake Forms should be sent to:
Program Review & Development Service
Association of Child Life Professionals
1820 N Fort Myer Drive, Suite 520
Arlington, VA 22209
Upon confirmation of the review and/or educational service, the Association of Child Life Professionals (ACLP) will respond with a contract, documentation describing the process, information on responsibilities of the requesting facility, profiles of the assigned ACLP reviewers, and confirmation of the financial arrangements.
Pricing is as follows:
- $4,500 for a two-day Comprehensive review with two consultants
- The comprehensive review fee includes up to two hours of follow-up via phone or email with the PRDS consultant.
- The institution is responsible for arranging and funding travel expenses, lodging and meals for the reviewers.
- All Program Review Service fees must be paid to the Association of Child Professionals in U.S. dollars.