Child Life Staff

The members of the Child Life staff are certified child life professionals who are prepared at the bachelors and masters levels in Child Life, child development, education, and other related fields. All child life specialists must pass a certification exam accredited by the Child Life Council to become certified.

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Child Life Specialists create a supportive environment that allows patients to retain their creativity, self-esteem, and independence, by employing their expertise in:

  • Child Development
  • Education
  • Psychology
Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital
One Children's Circle
Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: 315 464-KIDS
Toll Free: 866 543-KIDS