New Online Child Life Course @ DCTC
DCTC will be offering a new Child Life course, ECYD 2900- Introduction to the Child Life Profession: History and Practice, Spring 2013. The start date for this course is 1/14/13.
The course will begin in January and will be completely online. This course is recommended for students that have completed the DCTC Child Life Assistant program or for students needing to meet the new Child Life Council exam requirements.
Description: This course offers a basic knowledge of the child life profession. Elements covered include history and current scope of practice, impact of illness and stress, coping theory and strategies, and patient and family-centered care. Students will also examine the modalities of play and the role of preparation in healthcare settings. *This course is taught by a Certified Child Life Specialist. Prerequisite: ECYD 1210: Child Growth & Development or instructor permission.
As of today (11/29/12), there are 0 seats remaining in the course.
(11/14/12) Due to an unexpected level of interest in this course, we are highly considering adding a second section. *UPDATE* (11/21/12) We’ve added a second section! 20 17 15 14 7 0 seats remain (1/28/13). If you are in need of this course, contact me for information regarding future courses.
Please contact me with any questions.
1.877.937.3282, ext. 8315