Every child has the right to the early nurturing relationships that are the foundation for lifelong healthy development.
The Rhode Island Association for Infant Mental Health (RIAIMH) fosters a community of mutual support, resource sharing and collaboration for our interdisciplinary membership and those who work with or care for pregnant women, young children and their families.
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Fall 2017 Community Conversations on Infant Mental Health:
Session 1 SEPTEMBER 13- Attachment Foundations, Susan Dickstein, PhD: Fall 1 Slides -Attachment 2017
Session 2 OCTOBER 11- Building Secure Relationships, Carolyn Souza, LICSW
Session 3 NOVEMBER 15- Attachment Disruptions, Jean Twomey, MSW, PhD
INFANT MENTAL HEALTH ENDORSEMENT
RI Judiciary Introduces New ‘Safe and Secure Baby Court’ (ProJo article)
Next Steps for Infants and Toddlers in Child Welfare
A Collaboration between Rhode Island Association for Infant Mental Health
& Rhode Island Safe and Secure Baby Court: Lucy Hudson Keynote Address [ppt slides]-May 2, 2017