Child Life Services

Angelica Annunziata, MS, CCLS

At Brookdale, we do care not only about our child health but also……

Services provided in our child life program:

  • Preparation for Procedures
  • Support during Procedures
  • Medical Education
  • Medical Play/ Therapeutic play
  • Bedside/ Isolation Activities
  • Recreational/ Developmentally Supportive Play Materials
  • Teaching Relaxation, Distraction, or Breathing Techniques
  • Supportive Conversation
  • Family Preparation/ Education/ Support
  • Sibling Education/ Support
  • Support for Admissions/ Transfer/ Discharge
  • Therapeutic Group Activities
  • Grief/Bereavement support
  • Coping strategies
  • Medication compliance
  • New diagnosis support/education
  • Advocate