Child Life Student Opportunities

Contact: Regina Lozito-Yorton, MSEd, CCLS
Certified Child Life Specialist
Student Placement Coordinator

Phone: 315 464-7506
Email: lozitor@upstate.edu

Rachel Hannon, BS,CCLS
Certified Child Life Specialist
Student Placement Coordinator

Phone: 315-464-7587
Email: hannonr@upstate.edu

Opportunities for students enrolled in Child Life programs include:

Child Life Practicum
This entry-level training is intended to introduce the undergraduate student to child life as well as the variety of experiences facing children and adolescents in a healthcare setting. A certified child life specialist (CCLS) will supervise the student as he or she participates in individual and group activities with children and families. More info & application >

Child Life Internship
The Child Life Program offers comprehensive internship training to qualified students currently enrolled in an academic program in Child Life or a related field. More info & application >

Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital
One Children's Circle
Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: 315 464-KIDS
Toll Free: 866 543-KIDS