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Developmentally Appropriate Coping in the ICU

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In this video, Child Life Specialist at Boston Children’s Hospital, Kate Huyler, outlines the role of a child life specialist, reviews coping strategies for patients in the ICU, including the use of playtime and behavioral distraction techniques, and provides other helpful child life skills tips that physicians and nurses can incorporate into their daily practice.

Initial publication: August 20, 2018.


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Topics: Critical Care