I have an interview for a child life practicum in a few week, any ideas on what kind of questions they may ask?

from personal experience I would say that you should definitely know about different theorists (Piaget, Ericsson, etc.), general knowledge about different age groups and the differences between them, and have strong answers for questions on why you chose the field, advocacy, etc. Also, make sure and be honest with the scenario based questions — if you don’t know what you’d do in a situation, say so! And just tell them you hope to learn that during your practicum 🙂

They have some sample questions on the clc website you can review.

Let me know how it goes! Good luck!!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s