Learn More About Child Life Services
Do you have a desire to help ill and injured children? Do you enjoy creating unique solutions for complex problems? Child Life may be for you! Carle's Certified Child Life Specialists are offering an informational session for students interested in the field of Child Life. This 2-hour meeting held in the Spring and Fall will provide participants with an overview of the profession, specific education and training requirements, and tips for entering the profession. Please email the Child Life team at firstname.lastname@example.org for information about when the next class occurs.
Carle does not have Child Life internships at this time, however, you can learn more about opportunities to volunteer in Carle's Pediatric department by contacting our Volunteer Services office at (217) 383-3024.
Child Life Practicum
Carle’s Child Life program offers a practicum experience for students entering the Child Life profession. For more information about the program, requirements, and application process, please refer to our practicum application. For further questions, please contact Ashley DeGlopper, CCLS, at email@example.com or call (217) 383-4052.