NASW Idaho Chapter Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Task Force

Defining infant mental health as the ability to develop physically, cognitively, and socially in a manner which allows them to master the primary emotional tasks of early childhood without serious disruption caused by harmful life events.  Because infants grow in a context of nurturing environments, infant mental health involves the psychological balance of the infant-family system.

WAIMH Handbook of Infant Mental Health, vol 1, p.25
 

Infant Mental Health Journal

World Association for Infant Mental Health

National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day

Save the date for Awareness Day 2012—Thursday, May 10!"