2015 Health Institute Materials and Presentations

April 28 & 29, 2015

Tuesday, April 28 Workshops
  • A Call from Head Start San Bernardino to Health Care Professionals to Reduce Childhood Obesity in the State of California - Handout
  • Balancing Professionalism, Sensitivity, & Friendship as Leader or Boss, (& Buddy?), Colleague, Confidant, & Employee - Handout
  • Cultural Jeopardy, Expression Areas of Cultural Differences and Similarities; A Multi-Cultural/Diversity Awareness/Sophistication Training - Handout
  • Current Recommendations for Vision Screening in HS & EHS - Handout
  • Developing and Implementing a Healthy Lifestyle Policy - Handout
  • Effective Tools for Directors and Lead Staff to Support Inclusion of Children with Special Needs in EHS Center and Home-Based Settings - Handout
  • Food Allergies and Intolerances
  • Health 101: Understanding Head Start Health Regulations - Handout
  • Managing and Analyzing Health Data for Compliance and Quality Improvement
  • Monitoring, Tracking, Follow-up & PIR Using ChildPlus.net - Handout
  • Nurturing an Emotionally Healthy, Loving Home - Handout
  • Systems Approach to Health Services Delivery: How to Achieve Highly Successful, Measurable Outcomes, Using Measurable Data. - Handout
  • The Virtual Dental: How Tech Can be Used to Bring Dental Care to Your Head Start Site - Handout | Handout 2
  • The WHOLE Picture: Data Driven Interventions to Support Health, Wellness and Resiliency

Regional Cluster Reception - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3 | Handout 4

Wednesday, April 29 Workshops
  • Child Safety is Every Employee's Legal Responsibility! - Handout
  • Collaborating With Parents to Implement Obesity Prevention at Home - Handout
  • Creating, Building, and Maintaining Resilience in Latino/a Children of Incarcerated Parents: The Role of the "Familia" - Handout
  • Home Visiting and Mental Health: Issues, Experiences and Partnering Opportunities From the California Home Visiting Program - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3
  • Infant and Toddler Care: Improving Quality Through Health and Safety Practices - Handout
  • LAUP's Choose Health LA Kids: Working to Reduce/Prevent Obesity in Children Ages 0-5 by Promoting Healthy Eating and Physical Activity in Southeast LA
  • Simple Yoga & Mindfulness Practices You Can Embody and Share Every Day - Handout
  • Special Diets: Feeding the Need - Handout
  • Taking the Next Step: Beyond Compliance to Best Practice - Handout
Mission Statement

The California Head Start Association is the unified voice providing leadership and advocacy for the Head Start community.

Vision Statement

The California Head Start Association will be an important strategic partner representing Head Start interests in California and the nation.


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