Child Life Specialists

When children are hospitalized, the experience can be frightening. Child life specialists need to be tuned into the child's or adolescent's concerns. For some children, separation from their families and the familiarity of home can be traumatic. For others, repeated blood tests, needles, or painful procedures can cause fears or nightmares. Emotional damage can be a danger even for adolescents. No matter how short the hospital stay, children can experience anxiety or other emotional effects.


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SALARY FINDER

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Health Service Administrator

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