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Summer 2008

Play eases the anxiety of Bernard Dannenberg's young patient.


Space may be limited. Please call to register in advance.
Offered by Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital

Mama Yoga
Join prenatal and postpartum mothers in a yoga class designed to enhance strength, flexibility and tranquility.
Date:  Saturdays, Aug. 2–23, at 9:30 am
Location:  Willow Room, Oak Creek Apartments, 1600 Sand Hill Road, Palo Alto
To register, call 650-723-4600.

Pediatric Weight Control
Families learn healthy eating and exercise habits for life.
To register, call 650-725-4424.

Heart to Heart: A Seminar on Growing Up
Two-part discussions for pre-teens and their parents on issues of growing up.
For Boys: Fridays, Sept. 12 and 19, at 6:30 pm
For Girls: Tuesdays, Sept. 23 and 30, at 6:30 pm
To register, call 650-723-4600.

Car Seat Fitting
Have a certified technician ensure that
your child’s car seat or booster is safely installed. The service, aided by Kohl’s, is free and available Monday–Saturday.
To make an appointment, call 650-736-2981.

Pivotal Response Training for Autism
Child psychiatrist Mendy Boettcher, PhD, explains techniques to improve an autistic child’s language and social skills during family interactions.
Date:  Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 7 pm
Location:  Packard Hospital Auditorium
To register, call 650-723-3783.

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