Under the supervision of the Manager, Child Life & Volunteer Services, participates in the post-internship educational opportunities of the Child Life fellowship program in order to acquire advanced clinical experiences from a variety of settings. Participates in research projects which may include preparation/submission of IRB application and reports, maintenance of documents/data, patient recruitment/screening, data collection/analysis, and publication submittal and/or conclusion presentation. May perform the duties of a Child Life Specialist. Provides child life services for ambulatory and inpatient children and their families. Provides interventions and services that reduce stress, increase adaptive coping and protect and enhance developmental integrity by offering opportunities to play, learn and interact with others in an emotionally and physically safe environment.
1.Bachelor's degree in Child Life, Child Growth and Development, Recreational Therapy or related field. 2. Eligible for certification as a Certified Child Life Specialist (CCLS) by the Child Life Certifying Commission. 3. Four months (480 hours) of internship experience working under the direction of a Certified Child Life Specialist.
Primary Location: Detroit, Michigan
Facility: DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 1905048615
About DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan
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