Child Life Education and Professional Development
The Child Life program at American Family Children’s Hospital is made up of trained professionals with backgrounds in child development.
We offer the following educational and professional development programs for people interested in pursuing a career in Child Life:
Child Life Internship
The Child Life program at American Family Children's Hospital offers a 16-week, 640-hour clinical internship under the direction of Certified Child Life Specialists.
Child Development Practicum
The purpose of the Child Development Practicum is to give students a hands-on experience to the affects of chronic illness and hospitalization on patients' siblings.