Moving On

Hey child lifers! I know it has been a while since I’ve updated you all and, in my defence, I have been so busy and overwhelmed with change that I have not had the time to sit down and write for you all… …that’s a lie… Change? Yes, truth, but I have had time to […]

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What’s in your bin?

Hey all! I am sorry for my lack of posting lately. As I’m sure you know, there are not many child life-specific things happening in my life at the moment. I am still working full time as a nanny and seeing a community-based child life client on weekends. Like I mentioned in my last post […]

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What is Child Life anyways?

Typical dialogue: “So what is a Child Life Specialist? Is that like a therapist?”Β  “Sort of…but not really. They don’t necessarily provide therapy in the traditional sense that most people think of…mostly play therapy.”Β  “Play therapy? So like you just play toys with kids?”Β  “In a sense, but with kids who are sick or injured […]

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