Student Resources

Websites
Child Life Council, Inc.
www.childlife.org
The Child Life Council (CLC) is a professional organization for child life specialists.  They offer resources for child life students and child life professionals.

Hopkins Children’s- A Child’s Guide to Surgery
http://www.hopkinschildrens.org/uploadedFiles/Patients_and_Families/Your_Visit/Preparing_for_Surgery/ColorMeSmall-9.2010.pdf
This is a coloring book about having surgery.  It uses child friendly language and images to help children learn about who they will meet and what will happen when they need to have surgery.

Compassion Books
www.compassionbooks.com
This website has books for purchase to help children and families cope with serious illnesses and grief.

National AHEC
www.nationalahec.org
Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) provides community education and classes about health care.