Our certified child life specialist is available to help infants, children, youth, and families cope with the stress and uncertainty of illness, injury and treatment. Child life specialists provide evidence-based, developmentally-appropriate interventions to reduce fear, anxiety and pain during health care experiences.
Castleview’s Pre-Op Prep is a free class and tour for children ages 2-12 who are scheduled to have surgery or dental sedation. During class, children and parents will:
The child life specialist at Castleview Hospital can help children and families in the following ways:
Pediatric Surgery Tour and Class:
Every Tuesday from 5:00-6:00pm
Field Trips and Group Hospital Tours
Interested in bringing your class or youth group to the hospital for a tour?