Tag Archives : Caitlin Jackson

WARNING: Not telling your child about an upcoming surgery can hurt

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In our recent post Teddy Bear Clinic-Demystifying Hospital we shared a few tips about how to approach an upcoming hospital visit, but when to tell your child? Can it be too soon, too late? Caitlin Jackson, Child Life Specialist, specializes in supporting families as they prepare for and recover from surgery. She provides the following information from TMC for Children’s…

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Hello, It's Nice to Meet You – Caitlin Jackson, Child Life Specialist

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This month we’re celebrating our Child Life Specialists. Meet Child Life Specialist Caitlin. Caitlin specializes in supporting children and their families as the children prepare and recover from surgery or stay in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. How long have you been in Tucson, what brought you here? I have lived in Tucson now for a little over a year…

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