My child has needle phobia. I 've tried all the strategies...

Question: 

My child has needle phobia. I 've tried all the strategies available that I know about, including a 5 week therapy session with a psychologist through Children's Hospital. Options?

Answer: 

At B.C. Children's Hospital, the Family Immunization Clinic offers immunization services for those visiting the hospital but also specialized immunization support. The nurses and physicians have expertise in supporting children with needle fears and phobias. This clinic could be a good option for your child. Consultations with specialized physicians at the clinic need a referral. You can get a referral from your doctor or public health centre.

Immunization Nurse

Date last updated: 
Tuesday, Nov 05, 2019