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CACLL Membership Directory

The Canadian Association of Child Life Leaders (CACLL) Members

Name Title Facility Email
AKITT, Tracy Clinical Leader of Child Life McMaster Children’s Hospital, Hamilton, ON
Past President, CACLL
Program Coordinator, Child Life Alberta Children’s Hospital, Calgary, Alberta
BOURGEOIS, Sheila Certified Child Life Specialist Hospice Peterborough
BURTON-LIANG, Jen Child Life Specialist Windsor Regional Hospital, Windsor, ON
CHRISTOFIDES, Alexandra Certified Child Life Specialist Humber River Hospital, Ontario
DAHL, Judy

CCLS, Child Life Program

Stollery Children’s Hospital
Edmonton, AB
DOUCETTE, Crystal Director of Child Life Horizon Health Network, Fredericton, NB
DRUDI, Sabrina Professional Coordinator Montreal Children’s Hospital, Montreal, QC
EATON RUSSELL, Ceilidh Child Life Lead Canadian Virtual Hospice
ELLISON, Elana Coordinator, Children and Youth Services Epilepsy Toronto
FRANKEL, Alexandra
Treasurer, CACLL
Certified Child Life Specialist, Regional Neonatal and Pediatrics Program Centenary Hospital
Scarborough Health Network
FRIESEN, Alexandria Certified Child Life Specialist Hospice Mississauga
GATTUSO, Kaitlen   CHU Sainte Justine
Montréal, QC
GOODMAN, Jennifer Professional Practice Lead Child Life/Creative Arts Therapy Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids)
Toronto, ON
GRANDEL, Megan Child Life Specialist Luna Child and Youth Advocacy Centre
GROENEWEG, Karen Senior Child Life Specialist Children's, Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre


Certified Child Life Specialist

Shriners Hospital for Children - Canada
HUANG, Esther Child Life Specialist North York General Hospital
HUMPHREYS, Cathy Director and Chair of Admissions, Child Life and Pediatrics Psychosocial Care Program McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
JOHNSTON, Lindsay Certified Child Life Specialist Niagara Health – St. Catharine’s Site
JONES, Maureen Coordinator and Professional Practice Leader Child Life Development and Rehabilitation at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)

Child Life Leader

Surrey Memorial Hospital
Surrey, BC
KWONG, Gloria Child Life Practice Lead BC Children’s Hospital
LANE-TRENDOTA, Victoria Child Life Specialist Kingston Health Sciences Centre
LEWORTHY, Jocelyn Certified Child Life Specialist and Educator Halton Health Care
LIVINGSTONE, Morgan Child Life Specialist

Certified Child Life Specialist – Maternal Newborn & Child
Certified Child Life Specialist Consulting Services, Toronto, ON

Michael Garron Hospital, Toronto East Health Network

MACNUTT, Beth CCLS, Coordinator, Child Life Department Saint John Regional Hospital
Horizon Health Network
Saint John, NB
MILLER, Jessica Upopolis National Program Manager Kids Health Links Foundation - UPOPOLIS
President-Elect, CACLL
Professional Practice Leader Child Life Services, IWK Health
ROSBOROUGH, Courtney Certified Child Life Specialist Child Life Classroom Connection
RUST, Dominique
Secretary, CACLL
Certified Child Life Specialsit Jim Patterson Children’s Hospital
SCHNURR, Katherine Certified Child Life Specialist Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
SLAVIK, Christine Associate Professor Child, Youth & Family Studies, U of Fraser Valley, Abbotsford, BC
SMALLWOOD, Brenda Professional Leader, Child Life Grand River Hospital – Kitchener-Waterloo Health Centre, Kitchener, ON
President, CACLL
Certified Child Life Specialist Trillium Health Partners - Credit Valley Hospital
TREICHEL, Sherry Certified Child Life Specialist- Interim Clinical Service Lead Children's Hospital, HSC Winnipeg
TURNER, Joan Associate Professor, Dept. of Child and Youth Study (BA & MA) Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, NS
WARREN, Tracy Certified Child Life Specialist Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, NS
ZIPURSKY, Shira Clinical Coordinator, Child, Youth & Family Program Compassionate Grief Centre