Child Life Student Internship and Practicum Programs

Duke Children's Hospital

Duke’s Child and Adolescent Life Program accepts university-affiliated undergraduate and master's level candidates for both practicum and ACLP accredited internship positions.

Child Life Internship

We are accepting internship applications through an online program. If you are interested in applying for a child life internship position at Duke Children's Hospital and Health Center, please review the Application Requirements and Information and email ChildLifeStudents@dm.duke.edu for the appropriate links and information for submission. Please include “Intern Application Request” in the subject line and the semester/year you are interested in applying to, your full name, and email address in the body of the email.

Application Requirements and Information:

Internship Offer and Acceptance Dates 2021-2022

If you have questions regarding the Duke Child Life Internship program, please email ChildLifeStudents@dm.duke.edu.

Child Life Practicum

We are accepting internship applications through an online program. If you are interested in applying for a child life practicum position at Duke Children's Hospital and Health Center, please review the Practicum Application Information and email ChildLifeStudents@dm.duke.edu for the appropriate links and information for submission. Please include “Practicum Application Request” in the subject line and the semester/year you are interested in applying to, your full name, and email address in the body of the email.

Practicum Offer and Acceptance Dates 2021-2022

If you have questions regarding the Duke Child Life Practicum program, please email ChildLifeStudents@dm.duke.edu.