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May

CPD Education: EDUC x601: Health Education for Teachers

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

EDUC x601: Health Education for Teachers

DATE: May 3, 2014 (Saturday)

TIME: 8AM - 5PM

LOCATION: Loyola Hall, Rm. 135

WORKSHOP FEE: $150

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WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

Fulfills Health Education requirement (Standard 10) for SB 2042 Preliminary Credential. This course motivates teachers of all levels and subjects to become active agents of health promotion by taking a holistic view of health, including physical, mental, emotional, and social well-being. Based on the content areas of health instruction in the California Health Framework, topics include alcohol, drug, and tobacco use; nutrition; physical fitness; childhood obesity; HIV/AIDS; stress; peer harassment and school violence prevention; conflict resolution; emotional and behavioral disorders, implication of health and student performance; and legal mandates affecting health and health education in schools. 

INSTRUCTOR BIO

Elbina Rafizadeh has an MSN (Masters in Nursing) degree from San Jose State University and her BSN (Bachelors in Nursing) from California State University, Long Beach. She has worked as a home health nurse, staff RN for various hospitals, a public health nurse case manager, and public health nurse consultant. She authored articles for www.myfreece.com. She teaches Health & Lifestyles for California State University, East Bay and Mission College. Elbina has also served on the Healthy Kids Steering Committee and Health Care for All Steering Committee. She is an active member of the American Public Health Association, Diabetes Coalition of California, California Education Associates, California Faculty Association, California Pan-Ethnic Health Network, and East Oakland Building Healthy Communities.

Cost: $150

Location

Loyola Hall
Rm. 135

Contact
Christina Enquist, Ed.D.
Tel 408-551-1981