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IECMH Endorsement
Guidelines & Resources 


Alliance Crosswalks

Journal Articles

Journal Articles

Associations for Infant Mental Health: Shaping Today's Workforce to Invest in the Children of TomorrowAshley McCormick, Alliance for the Advancement of Infant Mental Health (Alliance)

Benefits of Endorsement for the IECMH Workforce - Diana Morelen, PhD, Alliance

Best Practice Guidelines for Reflective Supervision/Consultation - Alliance

Building Capacity in the Infant and Family Field Through Competency-Based Endorsement - Deborah Weatherston, Barbara Dowler Moss, & Deborah Harris (Michigan, Texas, and New Mexico AIMHs)

Building Competency for Providers in the Early Childhood Mental Health Field: An Early Childhood Mental Health Endorsement® - Nichole Paradis, Faith Eidson, & Deborah Weatherston, Alliance

Case Studies in Infant Mental Health: Risk, Resiliency, and Relationships - Joan Shirilla & Deborah Weatherston

Critical Components of Reflective Supervision: Responses from Expert Supervisors in the Field - Angela Tomlin, Deborah Weatherston, & Thomas Pavkov

Elevating the Field of Early Childhood Education through Endorsement®: An International Standard of Excellence in Infant Mental Health - Jes Fyall Cardenas & Isabel Tanco

Endorsement® is Good for Babies - Ashley McCormick & Faith Eidson, Alliance

Endorsement®: A National Tool for Workforce Development in Infant Mental Health - Sadie Funk, Mary Warren, Nicole Schuren, Deborah Weatherston, Ashley McCormick, Nichole Paradis, & Jacqui Van Horn

Exploring Professionals' Perceptions of the IMH-E® Credential - Cynthia Frosch, Yolanda Mitchell, Jennifer Camacho Taylor & Sadie Funk

Ghosts in the Nursery - Selma Fraiberg, Edna Adelson, and Vivian Shapiro

How Racism Can Affect Child Development - Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University

Infant Mental Health Home Visiting Therapists' Reflective Supervision Self-Efficacy in Community Practice Settings - Sarah Shea, Jennifer Jester, Alissa Huth-Bocks, Deborah Weatherston, Maria Muzik, Katherine Rosenblum, & The Michigan Collaborative for Infant Mental Health Research

Introduction to Infant Mental Health for Medical Professionals - World Association of Infant Mental Health, ZERO TO THREE, Alliance, State IMH Associations

Our Way of Being: Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Workforce Development in TN - Diana Morelen, Keena Friday, Rebecca Otwell-Dove, Nichole Paradis, Angela Webster, Michele Moser, & Allison Peake

Professional Quality of Life in Home Visitors: Core Components of the Reflective Supervisory Relationship and IMH-E® Endorsement® Engagement Tanika Eaves, JoAnn Robinson, Edna Brown, & Preston Britner

Reflecting Together: Reflective Functioning as a Focus for Deepening Group Supervision - Mary Claire Heffron, Diane Reynolds, & Bronwyn Talbot

Reflections on the Infant Mental Health Endorsement® Process in VirginiaKasey Dye, Christine Spence, & Jackie Robinson Brock

Reflective Supervision As Trauma Informed Care: One Agency's Experience - Sue Badeau

Revealing "The Space Between": Creating an Observation Scale to Understand Infant Mental Health Reflective Supervision - Christopher Watson, Mary Harrison, Jill Hennes, & Maren Harris

RIOS: Reflective Interaction Observation Scale (A graphic) - University of Minnesota, Center for Early Education & Development (CEED)

Reflective Supervision in Child Care: The Discoveries of an Accidental Tourist - Robert Weigand

Reflective Supervision/Consultation: Preventing Burnout, Boosting Effectiveness, and Renewing Purpose for Frontline Workers - University of Minnesota, Center for Early Education & Development (CEED)

Status of the Evidence for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation - Center of Excellence for Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation

Strengthening and Recognizing Knowledge, Skills, and Reflective Practice: The Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health Competency Guidelines & Endorsement Process - Deborah Weatherston, Melissa Kaplan-Estrin, & Sheryl Goldberg

Book Resources

Book Resources

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An Ordinary Day
Dr. Anjali and Justin Ferguson
Building Blocks for Social-Emotional Learning
Tracey A. Hulen, Ann-Bailey Lipsett
My Grandmother's Hands
Resmaa Menakem, MSW
Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America's Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing
Dr. Joy DeGruy
Teaching Self-Regulation
Amy S. Gaumer Erickson, Patricia M. Noonan
Trauma-Sensitive Instruction
John F. Eller, Tom Hierck
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