Children's Hospital Colorado

Child Life 101

Please join Children’s Hospital Colorado’s renowned Child Life Department to learn about the field of child life and the work of a child life specialist in healthcare.

In this introductory session, we'll discuss common child life interventions, educational requirements for becoming a certified child life specialist and details on Children's Colorado's child life practicum and child life internship opportunities, along with a Q&A period.

Event details

  • Wednesday, June 9
  • 6 to 8 p.m. MT


Please submit your RSVP at least two days prior to the session by emailing   

We offer four Child Life 101 educational sessions per year. Remaining sessions are scheduled for September 8 and November 10, 2021.

Please note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, sessions will be held virtually; those who RSVP will receive a video link within 24 hours of the class. The session will be canceled if attendees are more than 25 minutes late.