Employer based wellness clinics

Employer based wellness clinics are gaining in popularity in Yakima. They’re convenient for employees and helping curb health care costs. Learn more from Tanny Davenport, MD with the Healthy You clinic at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital and Matt Kollman from Memorial Physicians. What is an employer based health clinic? It’s just what the name implies.  Read more about Employer based wellness clinics[…]

Energy drinks: Is the jolt worth the risk?

Energy drinks and energy shots: They’re enjoying a bull market. They make up the fastest growing segment of the beverage industry, thanks largely to teens and young adults. But even as they’ve won over the young, these drinks are raising red flags in the medical community. Here’s what you need to know before you—or your Read more about Energy drinks: Is the jolt worth the risk?[…]

Enhancing Functional Outcomes with the DIR®/Floortime Model™ Parent Training

Dawn Heino, OTR/L May 14, 2013 8:30AM-12:30PM Location: Children’s Village 3801 Kern Way, Yakima, WA 98902 Cost: $20.00 per person For more information or for questions contact : Debbie Sheppard, OTR/L 574-3244 Registration starts at 8:00 and course starts promptly at 8:30 Child care will be provided space is limited please reserve your spot early Read more about Enhancing Functional Outcomes with the DIR®/Floortime Model™ Parent Training[…]

PNWU Run For Your Life

My son Jack, who is a client at Children’s Village, and I decided to walk the 5K organized by PNWU this past Saturday, April 13, 2013. This event benefited Children’s Village. It was fun to do something like this together, prove to ourselves we could do it, and help support Children’s Village! The health fair Read more about PNWU Run For Your Life[…]

“Enhancing Functional Outcomes with the DIR®/Floortime Model”

With Dawn Heino OTR/L May 13, 2013 8:00-5:00 COURSE CONTENT: DIR®/Floortime™ is an exciting intervention approach focusing on improving emotional development in children with challenges in relating and communicating. The playful intervention technique of “Floortime” is used under the overall DIR Model, which is a comprehensive system to assess and plan for the needs of Read more about “Enhancing Functional Outcomes with the DIR®/Floortime Model”[…]