Monthly Archives: March 2013

What is Child Life?

by Margaret Nellis, Child Life Manager, MS CCLS Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital Child Life Team Parents and children all interact with the health care system—it could be a visit to the doctor, a visit to the pediatric emergency room, or … Continue reading

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Death by Misprint?

By Gail Banach MS, IDDE, MS, Ed, BA Director of Public Education & Communications, Upstate New York Poison Center The famous Mark Twain once said, “Be careful of reading health books, you may die from a misprint.” The same may … Continue reading

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Have You Smiled Today?

by Sue Karl, CCLS Child Life Specialist, Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital Are you smiling and laughing enough???   I hope so, but I don’t think so…. When did we all get so serious?  How nice is it to see a young child … Continue reading

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