This workshop is open to high school seniors, college students, and adults considering a possible career change.
Continuing Education Opportunities
Child life professionals make a world of difference not only to sick children, but also to their worried family members. They bring highly specialized skills to their practice, helping children and families understand the child’s illness, reduce the anxiety that accompanies it, and educate themselves about the strategies they will need to cope with one of the most stressful of life circumstances.
At Children’s, our nurses know they’re on the front lines of the effort to improve the health and wellbeing of Texas’ youngest patients. Each day, they use their exemplary skills to help us fulfill our mission: to make lives better for children.
Children's Medical Center Dallas has one of the oldest and largest child life programs in Texas, offering a variety of opportunities for students interested in pursuing careers in child life. Student programs are designed to provide career training for those currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degree programs in child development, human development and family studies, or a related field.
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