Crow Wing Energized


Crow Wing Energized
5th Annual Health & Wellness Summit
“Resiliency: mind, body, spirit”
Friday, February, 2018 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.


The 5th Annual Crow Wing Energized Health & Wellness Summit will be held on Friday, February 23 from 7:30a.m.- 2:00p.m. at Lakewood Evangelical Free Church in Baxter. This year’s theme of “Resiliency: Mind, Body, Spirit” will feature keynote speaker Henry Emmons, MD.

Henry Emmons, MD, is a psychiatrist who integrates mind-body & natural therapies, mindfulness and Buddhist teachings, and compassion and insight into his clinical work. Henry developed the Resilience Training Program, which is currently offered at the Penny George Institute for Health and Healing. This unique program is based upon the ideas developed in his books, The Chemistry of Joy and The Chemistry of Calm.

Summit attendees will celebrate the successes of the past five years! Enjoy breakout sessions offering updates on healthy changes happening in our community and how to make it happen for yourself and the ones you care about. As well as a brief update on the progress of Crow Wing Energized, a grassroots community health movement led by Crow Wing County Community Services and Essentia Health.

In addition to networking and moving the health of our County forward, you will be provided with a continental breakfast and lunch.



2016 Crow Wing Energized Health & Wellness Summit
January 29, 2016 at Lakewood Church in Baxter

2016 Summit Presentations:

Goal Group Update
Your Energized Year
Packet of Information
Keynote Tony Schiller: Part 1 & Part 2

Create a Community Garden
How To Community Garden Form
Community Garden Presentation
Add Activity into your Everyday
How To Add Activity
Understand Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Build Youth Resiliency
How To Build Resiliency in Youth
ACEs Presentation
Make a Lifestyle Change
How To Make Lifestyle Change
Lifestyle Change Presentation
Support Someone Stopping Tobacco Use
How To Support Tobacco Cessation
Prevent Falls
How To Prevent Falls
Falls Presentation
Promote Healthy Eating at Work, Home and in the Community
How To Promote Healthy Eating
Healthy Eating Presentation
Achieve an Attitude of Gratitude
How To Achieve An Attitude of Gratitude
Provide Breast Feeding Support
How To Promote Breast Feeding
Breast Feeding Presentation
Plan for Advanced Care Directives
How To Plan for Advanced Care


2015 Crow Wing Energized Health & Wellness Summit
January 7, 2015 at Arrowwood Lodge in Brainerd

Click to download the Crow Wing County Community Health Survey data results that were presented by Dr. Ann Kinney, MS, PhD, Senior Research Scientist at the Minnesota Department of Health: Survey Presentation CWE January Summit

Click to view the survey summary presentation CWE Survey Summary P 2015

Click to download the 2-page survey summary PDF CWE_Survey_Summary

If you would like to download PDFs of flyers that were available at the summit, simply choose and click.

10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding flyer

Accessible Wellness Fitness Trail flyer

Active Living and Brainerd Community Walkability Workshop flyer

Brainerd Public Library flyer

Brainerd Safe Routes to School flyer

Brainerd Trail System Development flyer

Brainerd Walkability Audit flyer

Brainerd VA – Veterans Health flyer

Breastfeeding in the Workplace flyer

Child Care – Promoting Healthy Eating, Physical Activity and Breastfeeding Practices flyer

Community Connections flyer

Crave the Change (tobacco cessation) flyer

Crow Wing County Active Living Workshop and Brainerd Community Walkability Workshop flyer

CTC Wellness Committee flyer

Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Trails flyer

Diabetes Prevention flyer

Falls Awareness and Prevention Task Group flyer

Food Shelf Project flyer

Get Fit Challenge flyer

Healthy Living Pilot Project for People Struggling with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness flyer

Healthy School Food flyer

Make it OK flyer (mental illness)

Tobacco Free College Campuses flyer

Walk! Bike! Fun! Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety flyer

Workplace Wellness flyer

Youth Garden (EarthDiggers at Forestview Middle School) flyer


2014 Crow Wing County Health & Wellness Summit
February 20, 2014 at Whitefish Lodge & Suite in Crosslake