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The Power of Play

I found a really great article showcasing how child life specialists use play to get their job done. I think it’s awesome that Philly.com wrote this article because play is the roots of child life. 16 more words

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We have a WINNER!!

Thanks to everyone that participated in our first giveaway! It was a lot of fun and brought about some great connections.

Thank you Play Therapy Supply.com… 145 more words

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Bo's Place: Grief Support Volunteer

When I completed my child life internship I knew that it might take some time for me to find a child life position. My husband and I took turns pursuing our graduate education and so my job search was limited to Houston and nearby communities if we wanted to be able to live in the same city. 448 more words

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Meet Shani

Today’s Five for Friday is Shani.  She and I went to high school at Christian Brothers.  She was tall, pretty, smart, athletic, funny, and always nice to everyone.   1,092 more words

Five For Friday

Child Life Mommy reblogged this on Child Life Mommy and commented:

It feels so great to be recognized. Here is a little spotlight on who I am. Thanks to Amanda at Mama Momtourage for sharing my story. Enjoy the inside scoop peeps and be sure to follow Mama Momtourage's blog and Facebook page.

Giveaway- Play Therapy Supply.com Gift Certificate

I have a great giveaway that I am super excited about!

Most of you are parents, child life specialists, teachers, play therapists or work with kids in some professional setting. 176 more words


New Child Life Blogs

I’ve seen a few new child life blogs pop up recently, and I thought I should share them here.  I’m always excited to see new child life voices and perspectives pop up in blogs and social media.  232 more words

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DIY Milestone Frame

Kindergarten is here, which means the traditional first day of school photos begin!

I stole this idea from my sister-in-law and thought that it could apply to any type of milestone in a child’s life. 68 more words