Reflective supervision is an important component of effective Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation. In this podcast, Dr. Sherryl Scott Heller discusses three essential components of reflective supervision: reflection, collaboration, and regularity; and provides examples about how this practice improves the skills of IECMH Consultants. Dr. Heller is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at […]
Watch the video of this webinar and learn about how the misuse of substances (including opioids) impacts the development of babies and young children, as well as how it interferes with the relationships that are vital to their early development.
STRESS HEALTH is an initiative of the Center for Youth Wellness that offers helpful information to parents and professionals about toxic stress, how toxic stress affects children’s brain and bodies, how to protect your children from toxic stress, and if at risk. Tips on parenting with ACES are also provided. LINK COMING SOON
Project LAUNCH supports nationwide communities, states territories and tribes in pioneering new ways to promote the physical and emotional health of young children. The impact of this initiative includes the screening/assessment for developmental or behavioral health concerns of 170,000 children and parents. Learn more about the impact of Project LAUNCH in the communities click to view […]
A recent report, Implementation of Young Child Wellness Strategies in a Unique Cohort of Local Communities, describes innovative strategies that the six Project LAUNCH grantees funded between 2010 and 2015 used to improve outcomes for children, families, and communities. The downloadable e-Book shares lessons learned as the sites sought to bring policy and practice improvements to […]