9th Annual Symposium

Wild About Wellness: Growing Healthy Children in Mind, Body and Spirit

February 25, 2012



This theme underscores the importance of building our children's capacity to learn how to live and grow mentally, physically, and emotionally as they incorporate a spirit of wellness by making wise choices with food, physical and mental fitness, and lifestyles.

Bringing the Outdoors Back Home: Exploring Nearby Nature in your Urban Neighborhood

Robin Cline

Early Infant Crying—What We Know and What Can Help

Marsha Baker

Hah! No TV & Screen-Machine Time? Let’s Get Real!

Sheryl Stoller

Nourish to Flourish: Reclaiming the Healthy Family Dinner

Melissa Elsmo

We Are All Welcome Here

Helen Kossler & Jan Patterson

What is Physical Activity for Preschoolers? And... How Can I Do it Cheaply?

Diana Rosenbrock

Common Allergic Issues in Childhood

John C. Ruckauf

Healthy Earth, Healthy Kids: Teaching and Learning about Wellness Through Hands-On Gardening

Deirdra Stockmann

Sleep Easy and Well

Gina Orlando