Internships

Internships
  
 
Shriner's Hospital for Children
2211 Oak Park Ave.
Chicago, IL 60607
Summer Internship Only
contact/additional info: Allison Goldstein, agoldstein@shrinenet.org 
1555 North Barrington Road

Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60194

  • 16 week
  • Non-affiliated and affiliated interns accepted
  • CLC guidelines are followed for application, offer, and acceptance deadlines.
  • $20 application fee
 

 

Advocate Children’s Hospital-Park Ridge and Oak Lawn

  • 640 hours
  • Up to 2 interns per site
  • Affiliated and independent interns are accepted
  • No fee to apply
  • Please refer to the website for detailed information and internship offerings

Nicole Lennie, MS, CCLS

1775 Dempster Street

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

 http://www.advocatechildrenshospital.com/ach/

 


    

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

225 East Chicago Avenue, Box 31

Chicago, Illinois 60611-2605

Contact Person:

Emily Rogers, MS, CCLS

Lead Certified Child Life Specialist

Child Life Internship Coordinator Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago T  312.227.3274 |  F  312.227.9054 | erogers@luriechildrens.org

  • Accredited internship by the ACLP
  • Child life internship opportunities are available during the academic  year and the summer. 
  • Two Internship offerings are available to interested students. 
  • Interns complete 600 clinical hours during both of the below internship offerings. 
  • This is an unpaid internship
  • Fall/Spring internship is a seven month, 3 days a week internship that begins in September and continues through mid/end of April
  • Summer/Fall Internship is a seven month, 3 days a week internship that begins mid/late May and continues until the end of December
  • The Child Life Internship program at Lurie Children’s abides by the deadlines set forth by the Association of Child Life Professionals
  • Link to CL internship page: https://www.luriechildrens.org/en-us/for-healthcare-professionals/pediatric-education-training/Pages/child_life_internship.aspx
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Northshore University Health System

Evanston Hospital

Department of Pediatrics

Walgreen Bldg. 1505

2650 Ridge Avenue

Evanston, IL 60201

 
Contact Beth Lucas, CCLS for more information
phone: 847-570-2831
fax: 847-570-0231
blucas@northshore.org
 
 

 
1620 W. Harrison
Room 555/56 Pavilion
Chicago, IL 60612
  • 600 hrs (15 weeks)
  • Fall (Sept.-Dec.), Spring (Jan.-May), Summer (June-Aug.) sessions
  • Affiliated and non-affiliated students accepted
  • 1 intern/semester
  • ACLP guidelines followed for application, offer, and acceptance deadlines
  • Accredited internship by the ACLP


www.rush.edu
, search term "child life"

 


Advocate Children's Hospital at Oak Lawn
4440 W 95th Street
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

  • 640 Hours
  • Up to 2 interns per site
  • Affiliated and independent interns are accepted. 
  • No fee to apply
  • Please refer to the website for detailed information and internship offerings

 http://www.advocatechildrenshospital.com/ach/

 

 

Central DuPage Hospital
25 N. Winfield
Winfield, IL 60190

  • Minimum of 640 hours (16 weeks) 
  • Fall and spring semesters
  • ACLP guidelines are followed for application, offer, and acceptance deadlines 
  • A $20 application fee is required with application submission
  • Please refer to the hospital website for additional requirements and information