Program Review & Development Services

ACLP offers Program Review & Development Services for child life programs in need of support from a consultant.

Programs can select from a variety of review and development service options based on what type of consultation best matches the programs need.

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Consultation Services

Program Review & Development Services offers several consultation options to meet your needs and resources. The following services are currently offered.

For a complete list, view the Program Review & Development Services menu.


The Consultant Team is made up of established and respected leaders in the child life field. Each consultant submits a formal application which is competitively reviewed to ensure adherence to stringent standards and criteria.

Qualifications for PRDS comprehensive program review consultants include:

  • Current member of the Association of Child Life Professionals (ACLP)  

  • Certified Child Life Specialist

  • Active ACLP participation

  • Has been employed in the field of child life for at least 10 years

  • Has effectively demonstrated a leadership role in the child life profession 

  • Has demonstrated experience in program evaluation

Program Review & Development Services

Request Process

Programs wanting to participate in a Program Review must complete and email the Program Review & Development Services Request Form to ACLP. 

Upon confirmation of the service, 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.

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