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Danielle Shewfelt

Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit
Public Health Nurse

Danielle Shewfelt has spent the last 19 years working in Public Health. The majority of this time she has spent working in the community on the topics of Physical Activity, Healthy Bodies/Healthy Minds and Healthy Eating with part of her role being the Physical Activity Lead at her Health Unit. She helped developed the Tool for Teachers resource back in 2008 which helped launch the Healthy Bodies/ Healthy Minds approach and the many resources and initiatives that have been implemented/developed. Some of these resources have been adapted by other health units and agencies since then. She has worked closely with her dietitian colleagues throughout this journey, sharing her physical activity, body image and mental wellbeing expertise.