2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

CHDV 40223 Fundamentals of Child LifePractice

Prerequisites: NURS 10303 or PSYC 30313 or 40433. This child life course will focus on children in the healthcare environment. It will include study in the following areas pertaining to child life specialists; documentation; scope of practice; impact of illness, injury, and health care of patients and families; family-centered care; therapeutic play; and preparing children for healthcare encounters and life-changing events.