We couldn’t let this month go by without celebrating the strong, powerful, determined and compassionate group of people that are the reason Child Life Disaster Relief is what it is today… Child life specialists of the past, present, and future, this one is for you! We thank the pioneers, advocates and trailblazers who once upon […]
We are excited to announce a new international partnership with Lifting Hands International www.liftinghandsinternational.org Lifting Hands International (LHI) is a grassroots organization that operates a community center in Serres, Greece for Yazidi refugees. The community center includes a children’s friendly space where child life specialists can use their skills to provide much-needed services to the […]
Thank you to all of the Child Life Specialists, interns, and students that braved Winter Storm Riley to attend our one-day Child Life specific Children’s Disaster Services training in Syracuse, NY! We hope you enjoyed learning about disaster, how to work with kids during and after, how to set up a play area, and then […]
In case you missed it, Oprah Winfrey and Dr. Bruce Perry discussed treating childhood trauma this past Sunday on CBS – 60 Minutes. Click the picture to watch the video segment.