Child Life Featured on NPR News

Published on: August 2, 2012

Filled Under: Child Life, Early Childhood Youth Dev Program

Views: 1699

Child life specialist Kelly Schraf helps to put at ease Yoselyn Gaitan, 8, who had surgery on her cleft palate, at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

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I want to share with you a link to a 4-minute radio feature that aired on NPR News on 7/23/12. The piece highlights the importance and value of child life services from the perspective of doctors and administrators–as well as young patients and families–at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC. Click below (‘play’ triangle in lower left corner) to access the radio feature.



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