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Recreation facilities at Menninger Clinic were available to staff during times when they were not used for patients. This supported a strong wellness and exercise program for the staff. The Menninger philosophy of an integrated medical, psychodynamic, and developmental approach for the total health of patients extended to the employee policies.

Date: 1980-1985

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Staff recreation at Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas - "Flamingo fling" is the name of the step being practiced by members of an aerobic dance class in Hopkins Gymnasium.  About 50 Foundation staff members are enrolled in the class taught by Leigh Langdon, AT.Staff recreation at Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas - This photograph shows a yoga class, part of the Employee Wellness Prgoram.  Judy Spray, a Research Assistant and Betsy Ashley, Clerical staff are shown in the photograph.Staff recreation at Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas - The outdoor swimming pool on West Campus was available for staff and their families during the times it was not scheduled for patients.Staff recreation at Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas - Randy Exon, Joe Thorne, Sandy Lassman and Karen Exon served as pool lifeguards.Staff recreation at Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas - Jack Fitzpatrick Ph.D. and his wife Gayle won the trophy for the mixed doubles match over Tim McManus and his wife Hildegarde.Staff recreation at Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas - Jerry Johnson (left) congratulated John Connelly, M.D. on his victory in the men

Staff recreation at Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas - "Flamingo fling" is the name of the step being practiced by members of an aerobic dance class in Hopkins Gymnasium. About 50 Foundation staff members are enrolled in the class taught by Leigh Langdon, AT.

Item Number: 223749
Call Number: Menninger Foundation Photographic Collection, Box 21, #647
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 223749

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