MASTERS IN CHILD
LIFE AND PEDIATRIC
McMaster University will offer a Master's in Child Life and Pediatric Psychosocial Care program as of the fall of 2016. Pending approval, our current Child Life Studies diploma program will close effective September 2016.
This website is currently under development.
Thank you for your interest in the Masters in Child Life & Pediatric Psychosocial Care program. Our program consists of two streams in order to allow prospective students to meet their unique learning needs.
Stream 1 - Entry to Child Life Practice is intended for those wishing to pursue a career as a Certified Child Life Specialist.
Stream 2 - Advanced Skills in Pediatric Psychosocial Care is intended for those health care professionals who are looking to upgrade their skills and knowledge in pediatric care with a psychosocial focus.
This page will continue to be updated through to Fall 2016.