Head Start leaders who manage health services are responsible for creating an environment that enhances staff physical and mental health. When leaders support staff wellness, they reduce the likelihood of caregivers experiencing injuries, stress or depression, unhealthy weight, and infectious diseases. In this module, learn how staff wellness programs help staff manage their stress, which helps to support their ability to offer praise and nurturance to young children. Explore more about the components of staff wellness programs.
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Resource Type: Learning Module
National Centers: Health, Behavioral Health, and Safety
Audience: Directors and Managers
Last Updated: April 13, 2023