Faculty Profile for Vickie Squires

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Vickie Squires
Lecturer — School of Family & Consumer Sciences
FCS FCS
phone: (512) 245-2401

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Thompson, R. H., & Squires, V. L. (2009). The handbook of child life: A guide for pediatric psychosocial care. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas.
  • Squires, V. L. (1995). Child Focused Perioperative Education:  Helping Children Understand and Cope With Surgery. Seminars in Perioperative Nursing, 4(2), 80–87.
  • Squires, V. L. (1994). Preparing Your Child for a Hospital Stay. Baby Times Magazine.
  • Phippen, M., & Squires, V. L. (1992). Reading Different Learners with the Same Message:  The Outpatient Pre-Surgical Experience. Perioperative Nursing:  A Comprehensive Textbook. W.B.Saunders Company.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Joe Frost Play Advocact Award, Playwork Institute of Americas of the University of the Incarnate Word. 2003

Selected Service Activities

Coordinator / Organizer
"Kids ¼ Mile Race and the Toddler Trot" Events, supporting the Santa Rosa Children's Hospital/Children's Miracle Network Telethons
1989-Present
Committee Advisor and Member
Strategic Planning and Test Item Selection of the First National Child Life Certification Test
1925-Present
Member
CHRISTUS Academy Class
2008
Member
Delta Society of San Antonio Animal Ambassador and Pet Partner Team
1999-2006
Project Manager on Loan
San Antonio Children’s Museum
February 1997