Robin Fenn

For Your Health: Sometimes the easiest choices to make are not the most healthy

I recently heard a colleague say during a presentation, “Nothing you say matters; everything you do does.” These words really resonated with me as, during the same week, I also heard several other colleagues talk about the commitments they had made that weighed down their schedules and the lack of a sense of accomplishment that…

For Your Health: An addition to the parents’ back-to-school list

Ahhhhhhh…the first day of school. As summer is winding down, parents and children alike are gearing up for back to school. The coming of the new school year conjures up thoughts of new school supplies and school clothes, reconnecting with old friends, sharing summer vacation stories. It is an exciting time for most kids. For…

For your health: A strong community benefits us all

Renowned author Margaret Wheatley once said, “There is no power for change greater than a community discovering what it cares about.” After having been with the Verdant Health Commission for almost a year and a half now, I found myself reflecting greatly on this quote. Since I have been welcomed into South County, I have…

For Your Health: What can you do to keep your kids safe?

John F. Kennedy once said, “Children are the world’s most valuable resource and its best hope for the future.” As parents, educators, and supportive adults, we all want to make sure that our children are as safe from harm as possible. In my years of work as a mental health clinician, I have heard numerous…

For Your Health: Thank you for the warm welcome

I truly appreciate being warmly welcomed by so many of you since joining the Verdant Health Commission as superintendent in January. It’s both my goal and our organization’s mission to improve the health and well-being of our residents, and we’re doing that work and sharing updates with the community through many different strategies. I hope…