HDFS 565 (1ON) - Introduction to Child Life

Introduction to Child Life

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Human Devel & Family Studies
Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 70275
This course provides an introduction to the theory and practice of the child life profession and family centered care. Child life professionals work with children and adolescents facing acute, chronic, or life-threatening illness and traumatic injuries, and their families. Topics include children's emotional reactions to hospitalization, use of play, preparation for medical procedures, family support, and designing healing environments.
Equivalent(s): FS 565, RMP 565, SW 565
Instructors: Trish Cox

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/18/2020 7/10/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This course ends July 10th 

It meets the ACLP requirements needed for child life certification.