In this webinar Dr. Letourneau shared evidence-informed information on the essential aspects of healthy relationships between parents and their young children and how these relationships affect child health and development. Time was given to discuss how staff in HBHC programs can promote healthy parent-infant/child relationships.
- Describe the essential aspects of healthy parent-infant/child relationships;
- Describe how parent-infant/child relationships affect child health and development; and
- Describe the nurse’s role in promoting healthy parent-infant/child relationships.
Nicole Letourneau RN PhD FCAHS
ACHF Chair in Parent-Infant Mental Health
RESOLVE Alberta Director
Faculty of Nursing &
Cumming School of Medicine (Pediatrics, Psychiatry & Community Health Sciences)
University of Calgary
Owerko Centre at the Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute