Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

CHDI relesases new Issue Brief – Building an Infant Mental Health Workforce

The Child Health and Development Institute’s recent issue brief focuses on “Building an Infant Mental Health Workforce.” An important component of addressing infant mental health is assuring that the adults who interact with young children and their families are knowledgeable and skilled in promoting social-emotional development and identifying the early signs of mental health issues and how to respond.

To read this issue brief click here.

Visit our Evidence-Based Practice Directory

KidsMentalHealthInfo.com has an evidence-based practice directory that lists mental health providers trained in popular evidence-based practices available in Connecticut for children and families with behavioral health needs. Evidence-based practices are those supported by research showing that they work for most children.