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Shifting Mindsets: Child Life Specialists

Doctor takes a sample of a patient's blood.

The Pandemic changed people’s lives, but it also changed people’s job duties. In hospitals, healthcare workers are doing things that wouldn’t normally do. This episode of Shifting Mindsets for Better Health focuses on once such job, the child life specialists.

Shifting Mindsets: Child Life Specialists

Shifting Mindsets for Better Health, a continuing education podcast produced by our partners at Central Michigan University with a grant from the Children’s Foundation. This podcast series brings together healthcare professionals across disciplines to share insight into the far-reaching effects the coronavirus pandemic has on children, caretakers and medical care providers.

Learn more about Shifting Mindsets for Better Health at http://med.cmich.edu/shiftingmindsets.

Dr. Heather Polinsky is the Director of the School of Broadcast and Cinematic Arts at Central Michigan University. Before pursuing academia, Dr. Polinsky worked as an audio engineer at SoundTrax Recording Studios in Raleigh, North Carolina.