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Apply for AMCHP Innovation Hub’s Replication Project
Apply for AMCHP Innovation Hub’s Replication Project

What is the Replication Project? As part of its work to promote and encourage the use of best practices, AMCHP’s Innovation Hub launches its Replication Project every year. The Replication Project is a yearly opportunity for organizations focused on maternal and child...

Building Resilience from Lived Experience
Building Resilience from Lived Experience

AMCHP’s Collection of Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Stories Public health emergencies have and will continue to reveal the critical importance of planning for and responding to the needs of women, children, and families, including those with...

Building Resilience from Lived Experience – Cassandra Sines
Building Resilience from Lived Experience – Cassandra Sines

  A Family with Multiple Complex Medical Needs Survives a Pandemic By Cassandra Sines LISTEN TO THIS STORY In March of 2020, when the first news of the virus started surfacing, we really didn’t know what to expect. My husband and I just watched and waited for...

Building Resilience from Lived Experience – Nicole LeBlanc
Building Resilience from Lived Experience – Nicole LeBlanc

In this series of video clips from a structured interview, an autistic woman describes the personal impact of both practical and mental health challenges arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. She provides specific recommendations to decision-makers at all levels of...

Building Resilience from Lived Experience – LaShay Canady
Building Resilience from Lived Experience – LaShay Canady

In this video, a public health professional shares details of her emergency preparedness plan to assure the safety of two family members who require full care. With the “red suitcase” packed and ready, she explains her strategy to support her family’s evacuation in...

Building Resilience from Lived Experience – Micklina Kenyi
Building Resilience from Lived Experience – Micklina Kenyi

In this video, an immigrant from South Sudan shares the story of her family’s evacuation from a wildfire that wiped out entire neighborhoods in her suburb west of Denver. She shares her sense of panic as her historical trauma was triggered as she struggled to...

Behind the Scenes of AMCHP 2023: Meet Julie Traylor
Behind the Scenes of AMCHP 2023: Meet Julie Traylor

Julie Traylor, AMCHP's Annual Conference Committee Chair, is the Director of Strategic Development for the Division of Family Health and Wellness at the Tennessee Department of Health, where she focuses on developing staff and partnerships. She came to the department...

Episode 10 – Queering Perinatal Mental Health
Episode 10 – Queering Perinatal Mental Health

Guest Speakers: Leo Andreas (he/him), Dad of a two-year-old Jenna "JB" Brown (they/he), Full-Spectrum Community Doula and Educator at Love Over Fear Wellness & Birth In this episode, Leo Andreas and Jenna "JB" Brown join us to explore the unique perinatal mental...