Mental and Behavioral Health

April 1, 2009

Central Ohio LNCI “Dirt Pile” Group Strategy Meeting Report!

Central Ohio LNCI “Dirt Pile” Group Strategy Meeting Columbus Metro Parks Headquarters Thursday March 26 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Attending: Sue Alexander, Alice Hohl, Jennifer […]
April 1, 2009

Joint Announcement: Explore the Outdoors and Family Nature Clubs kickoff during Children and Nature month (April)

For Immediate Release Columbus area celebrates kickoff of Explore the Outdoors and Family Nature Clubs Increased focus on the health benefits of free play in nature […]
March 4, 2009

Next Membership Meeting is April 16 at Indianola Children’s Center

Please join us for our next membership meeting, April 16, at the Indianola Children’s Center. Time: 7-8:30pm This meeting is open to the full membership. We […]
February 11, 2009

We are requesting your comments and suggestions on the draft Ohio Obesity Prevention Plan by February 20, 2009

February 9, 2009 Dear Ohioans: It is well understood that the obesity epidemic is one of today’s most pressing public health issues. Recognizing this major health […]
January 8, 2009

Health & Hunger – MLK Weekend of Community Service (Weekend Event – January 17)

http://www.pic2009.org/page/event/detail/4v7rb The Collaborative has been invited to take part in Clintonville and Worthington’s effort to participate in the National Service Day being declared by President-elect Obama […]
October 20, 2008

New discussion course at Stratford about kids and consumer culture

>The Stratford Ecological Center welcomes you to join the Healthy >Children/Healthy Planet discussion course now forming at Stratford. Join >in this 8-part discussion class to explore […]
October 18, 2008

Must-read article – new study backs up LNCI principles

October 17, 2008, 12:09 pm A ‘Dose of Nature’ for Attention Problems blog link Parents of children with attention deficit problems are always looking for new […]
October 9, 2008

Leave No Child Inside Summit 08 Notes: Student’s Perspective

Students Want Access Group members: Itzia Lesnick, New Albany High School Katie Sosinski, New Albany High School Jay Griffith, New Albany High School Nettie Ferguson, ADAMH […]
February 21, 2008

NPR piece on unstructured play:

Thanks to new member Kely Mertz for pointing out this piece on Morning Edition. Click here to listen Morning Edition, February 21, 2008 · On October […]