PeaceHealth Medical Group Pediatrics to host Great Conversations for preteens and families

Classes will cover unique issues of adolescence

January 17, 2018

BELLINGHAM, Wash. – PeaceHealth Medical Group Pediatrics will offer gender-specific Great Conversations for local preteens and their families to discuss experiences in puberty, social issues, decision-making and other age-appropriate topics in March.

 

Titled “A Heart-to-Heart on Growing Up,” the talk for girls will take place on Sunday, March 4, from 1:00 to 5:30 p.m., at St. Luke’s Community Health Education Center, 3333 Squalicum Pkwy, Bellingham. The session is recommended for girls ages 10-12 and a parent or trusted adult. It will be facilitated by Julie Metzger, RN, MN.

 

Titled “The Joys and Challenges of Growing Up,” the talk for boys will take place on Sunday March 11, from 1:00 to 5:30 p.m., at St. Luke’s Community Health Education Center, 3333 Squalicum Pkwy, Bellingham. The session is recommended for boys ages 10-12 and a parent or trusted adult. It will be facilitated by Rob Lehman, MD.

 

Cost of each class is $65 per parent/child pair (scholarships available), and every family will receive a copy of Metzger and Lehman’s book, Will Puberty Last My Whole Life? Information will be relayed in an engaging format and relaxed atmosphere.

 

Registration and further information can be found at www.greatconversations.com or info@greatconversations.com.

 

 

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About PeaceHealth: Based in Vancouver, Wash., PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon and Alaska. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center provides quality care for northwest Washington with its full-service 253-bed hospital and PeaceHealth Medical Group clinics. Key services in Bellingham include comprehensive cardiology, oncology, orthopedic and rehabilitation services and a joint venture outpatient imaging service.

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