Healthy Eating

Healthy Eating Habits for Toddlers & Preschoolers

Capital Area Pediatrics wants to make sure you have the information and tools you need that are vital to your family’s health and wellness journey. Parents are invited to join Sara Keefer, CPNP for a complimentary health education session.

In this session, Sara will talk about

  • nutrition requirements and healthy eating patterns for children age 1-4 
  • how to instill healthy eating habits in young children 
  • strategies to get picky eaters to try new things

Upcoming sessions are on Thursday, May 16th at 6:30 PM or Saturday, May 18th at 2:30 PM. Learn more here.

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Baby Basics

Sleepy Hollow Baby Care Basics (Spring 2019)

As new parents, we understand you may have a lot of questions. At Baby Care Basics, Dr. Susan Kohn will provide clinical and practical information to help new parents confidently care for their newborn. Topics will include:

  • Procedures following the baby’s birth
  • Understanding newborn characteristics
  • Infant soothing techniques
  • Infant safety and nursery equipment
  • Common breastfeeding concerns and problems
  • How to know when to call the pediatrician
  • Proper body mechanics for carrying and lifting baby

Upcoming sessions on April 22nd and May 13th at 7:00 PM. Learn more here


Prenatal

Expectant Parent/Prenatal Sessions

At Capital Area Pediatrics, our providers are compassionate and highly experienced at providing pediatric care with primetime appointment slots available. Your child’s comfort and overall health is our top priority. 

Click the links below for more details about our upcoming Prenatal Sessions: 

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Newborn Basics

Ryan Park Newborn Care Basics

As new parents, we understand you may have a lot of questions. At Newborn Care Basics, Dr. Priya Gowda-Boylan will provide clinical and practical information to help new parents confidently care for their newborn. Topics will include:

  • Feeding and Nutrition
  • Soothing/Comforting Techniques/Crying/Colic
  • Bathing/Skin Care/Rashes
  • Sleep
  • Development
  • Safety
  • Red Flags: When to call your pediatrician

Sessions are held on the third Tuesday of every month from 1:30 – 2:30 PM. Learn more here