Child Life Specialist - Radiation Oncology (AZ)
- Location: Phoenix, AZ
- Posted: Aug 21, 2019
The child life specialist orients patients, families, students, and staff to the Radiation Oncology department environment and the Child Life Program. The specialist assesses patients and families with the goal of planning interventions. Child life interventions are done to facilitate coping and mastery of healthcare experiences, and to foster a positive self-image through developmentally appropriate activities. The specialist serves as a resource to the healthcare team on child development and behavior issues.
Bachelor's degree in Child Life, Child Development, Child and Family Studies, or closely related field. One (1) year Child Life Program experience in an acute hospital or outpatient pediatric setting required.
- Full Time