VHCC Resources 2017

Thank you for joining us at
the Verdant Healthier Community Conference on Feb. 27, 2017!

The materials shared during the day are available to download as PDF files and save using the links below.  If you have questions, please contact Jennifer Piplic at jennifer.piplic@verdanthealth.org or call (425) 582-8558.





8-8:30 a.m.

Arrival & Check In
Help Yourself to Healthy Breakfast Options

8:30-9:30 a.m.

Breakfast Keynote
Tony Iton, MD, JD, MPH at The California Endowment on health equity

Presentation Slides
(Divided into 3 files due to large file sizes)
Part I, Part II, and Part III

Interest Tracks

Healthier Body

Healthier Mind

Making Health Happen

9:45-10:35 a.m.

Healthy & Delicious: How the Mediterranean Diet Works

Handout: Med Diet Brochure

Handout: Garlic Chicken Recipe/Med Diet Shopping List

Coping with Anxiety & Depression

To receive the presentation materials, text “HOPE” to 72000.

Advocacy Training: How Do You Tell Your Story?

Handout: Developing Your Story of Self

10:50-11:40 a.m.

Local Views on Health Disparities

Presentation Slides

Handout: Health Equity & Social Determinants Resources

What Do We Do About Substance Use?

Treatment for Substance Use Disorders Presentation Slides

Opioid Epidemic: Snohomish County’s Response Presentation Slides

Hidden in Plain Sight: Practical Solutions for Small- to Medium-sized Employers

Presentation Slides

Handouts Linked Below: 5 Questions to Answer When Selecting a Worksite Wellness Partner

American Diabetes Association

American Cancer Society

Alzheimer’s Association


11:55 a.m. –
1:10 p.m.

Lunch Keynote
Writer, Comedian, Mental Health Advocate Kevin Breel

1:25-2:15 p.m.

Effective Prevention

Presentation Slides

Do Race and Ethnicity Matter in Mental Health?

Presentation Slides

Patient Handout: Finding a Culturally Competent Provider

Provider Handout: Immigration-Documentation

How Do You Successfully Engage Your Community?

Handout: Session Overview

Handout: Collaboration Readiness

2:30-3:20 p.m.

Nutrition as Medicine

Presentation Slides

Yoga: Mind, Movement & Meditation

April Class Flyer

Improving Our Environment for Everyday Health

Presentation Slides

3:35-4:15 p.m.

Afternoon Closing Presentation
Remarks from Verdant Superintendent
Presentation of Awards
Connections & Feedback
Refreshments & Vendor Booths