The Unique Role of a Child Life Specialist: Making an Impact in the Adult Practice Setting

Date: June 12, 2023

Time: 11:00AM - 12:00PM

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Child life specialists fulfill roles beyond the pediatric practice setting—they seek to support children and their families when a loved one is faced with a chronic diagnosis, is critically ill, traumatically injured, or nearing end of life. This webinar explores the role of a child life specialist in an adult practice setting, strategies to understand the developmental underpinnings of children/teens, and ways to support them through the stress of illness.

Outcome: 65% of participants who complete the evaluation will identify one strategy they can implement in their practice setting to support the families of adult patients they serve.

Target Audience: Healthcare professionals interested in supporting patients, their families, their children, and grandchildren.

Continuing Education
This activity has been submitted to Montana Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Montana Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as an approver of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Contact Hours: 1.0

Successful completion:

  1. View webinar in its entirety
  2. Complete the evaluation

Relevant Financial Relationships:
There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies for those with the ability to control the content of this activity.