HDFS 565 (01) - Introduction to Child Life

Introduction to Child Life

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Human Devel & Family Studies
Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2023 - Summer Session I (05/22/2023 - 06/23/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 70106
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.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): SW 565
Campuses not allowed in section: CPS Online
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Trish Cox

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/22/2023 6/23/2023 Hours Arranged ONLINE