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Impact of poverty and stress on infants

This is another article that addresses the importance of caring for women before birth as a way of serving our community for a long time after. New York Times: At Risk From the Womb Here’s a quote: Perhaps the most … Continue reading

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Visit to Washington, DC

Open Arms Executive Director Sheila Capestany traveled to Washington DC in June to participate in a meeting of Administration for Children and Families (ACF), for their Early Learning Communities Initiative. She was joined by John Bancroft from the Puget Sound … Continue reading

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Current research on early language and brain development

This is for the people who are as into research as I am. I love this stuff. A while back, I went to a seminar at the Women’s University Club here in Seattle. The speaker was Dr. Patricia Kuhl. Some … Continue reading

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