Book Title: Holistic Care and Wellness in Early Years Settings
Book Description: Holistic Care and Wellness in Early Years Settings provides emerging early years educators with an opportunity to examine local legislation and recommendations regarding health, nutrition, and safety for early years settings while considering ways to promote wellness and reduce barriers for children, families, colleagues, and communities. Emerging educators are introduced to resources to support holistic wellness and care for self and others.
Holistic Care and Wellness in Early Years Settings provides information and resources for students to learn more about health promotion and barriers to health and wellness experienced by children and their families in Canada and locally in Ontario. Legislation and training resources are shared to support educators’ understanding of health, nutrition and safety in early years settings. Holistic care and wellness for educators is promoted to guide new graduates through the important task of caring for themselves while caring for others. Holistic wellness through the lens of equity, diversity, and inclusion is discussed to prompt reflective practice and advocacy for vulnerable populations including children and early years educators who are leading the way for the next generations. A toolkit of local resources is included for new graduates to access when embarking on their new career as Registered Early Childhood Educators.
Holistic Care and Wellness in Early Years Settings Copyright © 2023 by Barbara Jackson and Sheryl Third is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.
Early childhood care and education