Children’s Hospital of New Jersey
The New Jersey Spartans will make a special visit to the Children’s Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center to meet the guests of their Child Life Program.
Child Life Program
Who are Child Life Specialists?
Certified Child Life Specialist (CCLS) are professionals who are specially trained to help children and their families understand and manage the hospital experience. Certified Child Life Specialists strive to minimize the stress and anxiety that often accompany a hospital stay and medical procedures. Child Life Specialists are skilled in providing developmental, educational, and therapeutic interventions for hospitalized children and their families. Child Life Specialists support growth and development while recognizing family and individual strengths and respect different methods of coping.
To learn more about Children’s Hospital of NJ and their Child Life Program, please click the link below.