Great Beginnings

PCCT Nursing Programs from a New Perspective – A PCCT Board Ambassador Report

NURSING PROGRAMS Chris Smith, M.D. Board Member January 23, 2020 The Period of PURPLE crying…the period in the first few months of life when a baby may experience a Peak in crying, comes and goes Unexpectedly, they Resist soothing, have a Pain-like expression on their face, may be Long-Lasting, and…...

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Agencies’ joint site expands child services in east Tulsa

A year ago two nonprofits based in downtown opened a joint satellite location in east Tulsa to meet expanding needs and reach an under-served population. In the past year, the numbers show that Emergency Infant Services and the Parent Child Center of Tulsa have done both at the new location,…...

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NPR: “Short-Term Cuts, Long-Term Consequences For Kids”

With deep cuts needed to balance our state budget for fiscal year 2012, the Oklahoma State Department of Health is faced with the prospect of eliminating the Office of Child Abuse Prevention (OCAP). I have to ask…..do we really believe the children of Oklahoma are healthy and safe enough? Are…...

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