Ask the Expert: Head Lice

This installment of The Ask the Expert series focuses on head lice. Listen as Dr. Sue Aronson and Dr. Barbara Frankowski answer questions about identification, recommended treatments, and how to talk to parents.

Sharpening Your Observation Skills

Learn how child care health consultants can strengthen their observation and consultation skills to help programs improve health and safety.

Ask the Expert Series

The Ask the Expert Series is a pre-recorded discussion with an expert from a health-related field on a specific health or safety topic.  Each topic in this series includes an informational video and resources that you can download to learn ways to improve the health services your program provides.

Child Care Health Consultant Competencies

Review the skills and expertise of child care health consultants (CCHCs) who work with early care and education programs across settings to serve children ages birth to 5 and their families.

Ask the Expert: Head Start and the Medical Home

In this podcast, Dr. James Perrin, former American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) president, discusses Head Start and the medical home. Learn why it is crucial to link families to a medical home that best serves their needs by providing continuous, accessible medical care.

Embracing Health and Wellness Series

In the Embracing Health and Wellness series, learn about current research topics.  Explore best practices and safety tips for Head Start and child care programs.