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, September 7
  • 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. Our final session for the year is November 9, 2022.

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.