The Child Life team at Joe DiMaggio Childre’s Hospital (where I completed my internship) made this AWESOME video for child life month! I love it, girls!
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Paul and the Dragon Story: Paul is feeling sick and needs to go to the hospital. After several tests he is diagnosed with cancer. He does not understand what is happening to him, and what the medications are doing. He feels scared and alone. His doctor explains to him that the cancer is like a dragon in Continue reading
This blog post on the Children’s Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota follows Child Life Specialist Mindy Teele though a busy night in the emergency room. There are also some videos showing preparation and distraction. Source: http://www.childrensmn.org/blog/kidshealth/2013/03/a-night-in-the-ed-with-a-child-life-specialist/
The Career Zoo (.com) did a great segment on child life! ”Andrea, Child Life Specialist at the Cleveland Clinic, tells us about what she does and how she found out about this rewarding career.” (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)
Pediatric pain relief… without the pills Source: http://www.wfaa.com/news/health/Pediatric-Pain-Relief-Without-the-Pills-195405451.html (Source: http://www.wfaa.com/)
Adorable video about visiting a children’s hospital. (Source: http://player.vimeo.com/)
Protect! Don’t Infect: Germ Wars (Video also available in Spanish!) (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)
A touching video about what these kiddos love to do at home. (Source: http://player.vimeo.com/)