Child Life Specialists are trained in child development and utilize evidence-based, psychosocial, and therapeutic interventions to help children and families cope through many life stressors. Through therapeutic art and play, Child Life specialists help children identify their thoughts, feelings, and emotions while promoting positive coping and resilience. Services may include counseling for children experiencing grief, trauma, loss, bereavement, or other emotional stressors such as divorce, moving, accidents, illness and more!
Our warm and loving Child Life Specialist works with children of all ages.
She is trained to speak in age-appropriate language for the child and support them through their emotions with therapeutic art and play.
Some common reasons to work with a Child Life Specialist include:
• Death of a loved one
• Death of a pet
• Illness (of the child or of a loved one)
• Parents getting a divorce
• Moving to a new city or home
• Other emotional challenges or anxiety
• Other life changes
• Navigating through holidays
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Our Child Life Services Practitioners
Certified Child Life SpecialistWhile obtaining her Master's degree in Child Life and Paediatric Psychosocial Care, Eden recognized her passion for supporting individuals....
At The WOMB Vaughan, we have an entire integrative health team that can work collaboratively to provide the best possible combination of care to you and your family. Here are a few services that work well in conjunction with Child Life Services. Please contact us anytime to help you put together the best team for your needs!