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Child Life Workshop

Interested in learning more about becoming a child life specialist? You're not alone. Join us at an introductory workshop to learn more about the requirements to enter the field.

Due to COVID-19 and social distancing guidelines, the June 27 Child Life Workshop session will be held via Zoom Videoconferencing. We are glad to be able to offer this option to you at a reduced cost of only $15 per household.

The workshop will cover

  • An overview of the clinical work of a Certified Child Life Specialist
  • Panel discussion with child life specialists
  • Importance of self-care
  • Academic and clinical preparation
  • The journey from student to professional – what is required and what is not
  • Discuss your unique needs during breakout sessions

2020 dates and locations

  • February 15 – Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas
  • June 27 – Cook Children's Medical Center, Fort Worth
  • October 17 – Medical City Children's Hospital, Dallas