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Utah Association for Infant Mental Health

(UAIMH)´╗┐

UAIMH is an affiliate of the

World Association for Infant Mental Health´╗┐

Our Mission:

To promote a unified understanding of infant mental health across disciplines and programs and to develop a statewide system of resources in support of infant mental health for all families living in Utah.

New Professional Development Opportunities for Infant/Early Childhood Professionals

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Endorsement for Culturally Sensitive, Relationship Focused Practice Promoting Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health

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Endorsement is an internationally recognized credential used to demonstrate specialization in the infant-early childhood mental health (IECMH) field. 

Find out how you can be involved https://uaimh.org/endorsement.aspx

 

NEW RESOURCES

The Division of Early Childhood - New Resources for Supporting Quality Inclusion

THE CHILDREN'S CENTER 

WEBINAR DATES AND TOPICS FOR  2022

Training webinars are offered at no cost to providers seeking to learn about a variety of topics related to Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health.

December Teleconference Flyer

2023 UAIMH Conference  Presenter Information

To Register go to Eventbrite

 

 

 

 

 

What is Infant Mental Health (IMH)?


Infant mental health is reflected in appropriate cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. Recognizing the unique characteristics of each infant and family and the circumstances in which they live.

We characterize good mental health for children (0-5 years) as:

  • Secure Attachments
  • Positive Relationships
  • Confidence
  • Curiosity
  • Effective Communication
  • Increasing Self-Regulation
  • Social Competence
  • Self-Awareness
  • Expressions of Love and Happiness


Infant mental health changes and develops within the context of relationships between infants and caregivers, families, communities, and cultures.



 

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About Us


To promote a unified understanding of infant mental health across disciplines and programs and to develop a statewide system of resources in support of infant mental health for all families living in Utah.

Contact Us


Email: uaimh.info@gmail.com

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