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Posts tagged with "child life"

Protecting Kids From Sexual Abuse

Posted by Shani Thorton '07 on Monday, Jun 8, 2015

There has been a lot of discussion regarding child sexual abuse lately and the topic should continue. A recent blog post, “Why We Don’t Keep Secrets in Our House (Child Abuse Prevention)” on Denver Metro Mom’s Blog went viral and for a great reason. We need to face this unimaginable issue head ...

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Medical Play

Posted by BSCAA on Wednesday, Feb 13, 2013

by Shani Thornton, ’07 Bank Street Child Life program graduate Reposted with permission from Child Life Mommy Medical play is a wonderful way for children to play with real and pretend medical tools. They can become comfortable with the materials, manipulate them and begin to play out a variety of scenarios. ...

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