Meet an Expert: Theresa McIssac & Krista Warners
Theresa McIsaac is a Health Promotion Coordinator with Alberta Health Services, Healthy Children and Youth provincial team. Theresa has an MSc in Nutritional Sciences from the University of Alberta and is a Registered Dietitian. As a Health Promotion Coordinator, Theresa supports school jurisdictions to use a Comprehensive School Health (CSH) approach. She promotes healthy eating, active living, and positive mental health to build healthy school communities. Theresa works in the Calgary area supporting Rocky View Schools and Christ the Redeemer Catholic Schools.
Krista Warners BEd BN RN MSc, is a Health Promotion Facilitator for Alberta Health Services, Addiction & Mental Health, Mental Health Promotion and Illness Prevention provincial team. Krista worked as a nurse in palliative, MS clinical trials, and mental health patient care. She also has taught grades 7-12 English and physical education. Over the past 7 years, she has worked to promote positive mental health, prevent mental illness, and foster mental health literacy.
Watch for their module Kindness in the Classroom coming out in February 2019!