MASTERS IN CHILD
LIFE AND PEDIATRIC
McMaster University offers the only Masters program in Child Life in Canada.
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.