The Power of Two: From a One-Person Program to a Child Life Team

Insufficient staffing plagues the child life world. Solo programs face particular challenges covering multiple clinical areas, large censuses, and 24 hour patient needs. This presentation shares one program’s journey from solo to duo, including foundational components for growth, advocating for the new position, strategies to secure funding, and components for a successful transition to a team of two including recruitment, orientation, reporting structures, scheduling, flexibility, communication, and collegiality.

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The Power of Two: From a One-Person Program to a Child Life Team - Certificate
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