Call for Abstracts: Child Life Council 32nd Annual Conference on Professional Issues
The Child Life Council (CLC), established in 1982, offers an unparalleled educational and networking experience for child life professionals. The annual conference program provides ideas on innovative resources and best practices in child life. CLC invites the submission of presentation proposals for the 32nd Annual Conference on Professional Issues, scheduled to take place May 22-25, 2014 at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel. All CLC members who wish to present at the CLC Conference are required to submit their abstract online.
Abstracts must be sent to CLC using the online submission process no later than July 31, 2013.
One presenter should be designated as the contact person. All correspondence pertaining to the abstract submission will be sent to the contact person. Presenter information will be listed in the conference program as it is submitted within the author information page.
Established as a nonprofit organization in 1982, the Child Life Council represents a group of trained professionals with expertise in helping children and their families overcome life’s most challenging events. The Child Life Council membership is composed of nearly 5,000 individuals representing more than 600 organizations worldwide. Our members include child life specialists, child life assistants, university educators and students, hospital administrators and staff, school teachers, therapeutic recreation specialists, and others in related fields.
CLC provides members with professional development programs and resources, facilitates the exchange of professional knowledge and best practices, and distributes information about the needs of children experiencing stress and trauma.