Professional Development

Welcome to the Professional Development Corner!  The aim of the Professional Development Corner is to provide regular information on relevant professional development units (PDUs) that are in the Texas area or online.


*Disclaimer: These opportunities are listed for your information only and are not endorsed by the TACLP.  


Upcoming Events in Texas

12th Annual Advanced Practice Conference

October 18-19, 2018

Children’s Medical Center

Grapevine, Texas


Texas Association of Child Life Professionals

2nd Annual Child Life Conference

October 27, 2018

Cook Children’s Hospital

Fort Worth, Texas


DB: PREP An Intensive Review and Update of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

November 28-December 2, 2018

American Academy of Pediatrics

San Antonio, Texas

Organizations Offering Continuing Education Opportunities (Free)

Cancer Support Community

CEU Creations

Cure Search


Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Texas HealthSteps


Organizations Offering Virtual Grand Rounds (Free)

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Children’s Mercy- Kansas City

Children’s National Medical Center

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Cook Children’s Medical Center

Indiana University

Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)

MedStar Health- Georgetown

Seattle Children’s Hospital

Organizations Offering Continuing Education Opportunities (Cost)

Association of Child Life Professionals

Association for Play Therapy

Bo’s Place

Delpelchin Early Intervention Services

Erikson Institute

Hospice Foundation

Life is Good: Playmakers

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization