SW 565 (1ON) - Introduction to Child Life

Introduction to Child Life

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work
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:   10  
CRN: 70674
When facing acute, chronic, or life-threatening illness and traumatic injuries, children and families have unique needs within the medical system. The purpose of this course is to provide an introduction to the theory and practice of the child life profession and family centered care. Topics include children?s emotional reactions to hospitalization, use of play, preparation, and family support, designing healing environments, and specializations within the field.
Section Comments: Cross-listed with HDFS 565
Equivalent(s): HDFS 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.