Child Development

Child Development webinar series is delivered by Oshki-Pimache-O-Win Education & Training Institute in partnership with Nishnawbe Aski Nation's Aboriginal Healthy Babies Health Children Program.



Webinar Highlights


  • Who should attend? Community-based workers involved in Early Years Programs in First Nations in Nishnawbe Aski Nation and other territories.
  • Earn a certificate of participation for attending all three webinars.
  • Each webinar is 2 hours in duration.


Webinar Series

Child Development is a series of three (3) live webinar sessions covering the following topics:


January 26, 2016 at 2:30 - 4:30 PM EST
Preconception health is important for every woman―not just those planning pregnancy. It means taking control and choosing healthy habits. It means living well, being healthy, and feeling good about your life. Preconception health is about making a plan for the future and taking the steps to get there!

Prenatal Development

February 23, 2016 at 2:30 - 4:30 PM EST
Learn how the baby is conceived and how the baby develops inside the mother's womb. The webinar will provide information on  weeks 1 and 2 of pregnancy, a woman is not yet pregnant. This is when her body is preparing for a baby. Also provide information on normal gestation lasts anywhere from 37 to 41 weeks. 

The Newborn Child

March 29, 2016 at 2:30 - 4:30 PM EST
This webinar will look at the newborn baby’s health and safety, new baby’s care and baby’s sleep.         

About Ronalda

Ronalda Doxtater-Wynn, B.A. Aboriginal Education, is a Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE).

Register for this Webinar

Online registration is required to attend this webinar.  Registration is open and free.


For more information please contact:
Lori Huston, RECE 
Aboriginal Early Childhood Education Program Coordinator 
106 Centennial Square, 3RD Floor
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 1H3
Phone: (807) 626-1891     Fax: (807) 622-1818
Toll Free: (866) 63-OSHKI (67454)