Bethany Sweet, MS
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As a Certified Child Life Specialist for the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital on the inpatient unit, Bethany provides normalcy for the patients and families through procedural preparation and support, medical play as a therapeutic intervention and providing opportunities for therapeutic play. In addition to supporting the patients on the inpatient unit, Bethany also provides child life services in the radiology department for pediatric patients at Maine Medical Center.

Bethany earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from The University of New England in Biddeford, Maine and completed her master degree in child life at Bank Street College of Education in New York, NY. Bethany has been working at the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital since 2016.