Nov 14, 2020
Studies have tied shared meals to increased resiliency and
self-esteem in children, higher academic achievement, a healthier
relationship to food, and even reduced risk of substance abuse and
eating disorders. Shared mealtime provides connection, enjoyment,
and stability especially during the current pandemic.
In this podcast, Dr. Fishel talks about how and why to make
family dinners: Playful, Easy, Talkative, and Meaningful.
Speaker: Anne K. Fishel, PhD, Associate Professor in the
Department of Psychiatry; Author of “Home for Dinner: Mixing Food,
Fun and Conversation for a Happier Family and Healthier Kids”; and
a founding member of The Family Dinner
If you are a Mass General Brigham employee, you may access the
webinar by clicking