Dr. David Willis discusses Early Relational Health and Why Community Matters

Families, Research
August 2023

Empirical data, lived experience, native wisdom, and theory all point to the same conclusions: we need strong, interconnected and intergenerational communities as a foundational support to early relational health. Dr. David Willis, Senior Fellow at the Center for the Study of Social Policy, is a national expert in pediatrics and early relational health. In this video, he and Chelsea King, Executive Director of the Oregon Health and Education Collaborative, discuss what the data says and Chelsea shares some of her own lived experience birthing and raising children.