VAIMH Recorded Webinars

Evaluation link for Winter Brings Spring 2022 VAIMH PD Presentations (Jan 2022-April 2022)
Please complete the evaluation to receive a certificate for attending.

1/20/2022: Sensory Integration and the Impact on Infant Mental Health

Presenter: Andrea Muffly, OTR/L Competencies targeted: Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood, Screening and Assessment, Analyzing Information.

Time: 12:00—1:00 PM via Zoom

12/16/2021: Surviving the Holidays

Presenters: VAIMH Professional Development Task Force Committee Members Competencies targeted: Cultural competence, contemplation, supporting others

Time: 12:00—1:00 PM via Zoom

11/18/2021 - What is your VAIMH Story?

Facilitators: VAIMH Professional Development Task Force Committee Members

Competencies targeted: Advocacy, self-awareness, emotional response

Time: 12:00—1:00 PM via Zoom

10/22/2021 - Annual VAIMH Meeting 2021

10/21/2021 - What it means to be bi-cultural, “Mommy can you tell me how you got here” Presenters: Silvia Juarez Marazzo, LCSW

Competencies targeted: cultural competence, listening, personal development

Time: 12:00—1:00 PM via Zoom

9/16/2021- Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: What to look for and how to talk about it.

Presenter: Mara Watts, Director of Outreach and Education at Postpartum Support VA

Competencies targeted: pregnancy and early parenthood, advocacy, empathy and compassion

Time: 12:00—1:00 PM via Zoom

Announcing the 2021 IMH Endorsee Cohort

8/19/2021: Building Resiliency Through the Immigrant Experience
Presenters: Judith Martens, Infant Mental Health Consultant and Reflective Supervisor
Lisseth Palacios, Virginia Quality Regional Specialist, Early Childhood Consultant

Competencies targeted: Attachment, separation, trauma, grief & loss, cultural competence, life skills 

7/15/2021: Benefits of Reflective Supervision in an Early Childhood Setting

Presenters: Mary Thornton, Early Childhood Consultant

Tracy Walters, Early Childhood Special Education Teacher Competencies targeted: Advocacy, self-awareness, emotional response

6/17/2021: Learn about the Early Childhood Tract at LEND/VCU

Presenter: Jackie Robinson-Brock, Interim State Early Childhood Mental Health Coordinator

Competencies targeted: Relationship focused therapeutic practice, responding with empathy, collaborating