The Role of Hair Combing Interaction in Caregiver Child Attachment – Talk, Touch & Listen

Join MI-AIMH, Marva Lewis, PhD and Dana E. Crawford, PhD on August 10-11, 2017 for a two-day training. A strengths approach is used to incorporate observations of hair-combing interaction (HCI) between a caregiver and child, as an additional tool for assessment or as a brief intervention to strengthen caregiver-child relationships. Click here to register now!

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10 Free Infant Mental Health Journal Articles!

In celebration of our 40th Anniversary, the IMHJ is pleased to present this special Virtual Issue of IMHJ articles for free download. The link to the virtual issue is here.  All of the articles in the virtual issue have been set free through May 31st, 2018.

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The Alliance for the Advancement of IMH

The Alliance for the Advancement of Infant Mental Health® is a global organization that includes those states and countries whose infant mental health associations have licensed the use of the Competency Guidelines® and Endorsement for Culturally Sensitive, Relationship-Focused Practice Promoting Infant Mental Health® under their associations’ names. Visit the Alliance website!  


40 Years of MI-AIMH’s History

If you missed the chance to celebrate our 40th Anniversary at our Biennial Conference, go here to download, “Celebration of 40 Years: Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health.”

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Endorsement® Office Hours

Get all of your Endorsement® questions answered!  Call in and ask questions or just listen.  June 15, 12:30 – 1:30 — June 27, 2:00 – 3:00 — July 7, 1:00 – 2:00


Reflective Supervision II (Video Training Series)

MI-AIMH EXPANDS ON A FAVORITE TRAINING TOOL WITH A NEW TWIST! Explore the professional and personal world of reflective supervision in this 2-disc DVD set featuring infant mental health mentors providing reflective supervision/consultation to infant-family professionals in a variety of practice settings.

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The Infant Crier

The official news source of MI-AIMH.  MI-AIMH believes that each infant needs to be nurtured and protected by one or more consistent and stimulating caregivers who enjoy a permanent and special relationship with the baby.  Read articles, case studies and more!


Get Involved! Committee openings!

Are you interested in learning more about MI-AIMH by becoming involved in a committee? Currently, the IMH Statewide Planning Committee, Chapter Subcommittee and 2017 Conference Planning Subcommittees have openings!


MI-AIMH 2015 Annual Report

This has been a monumental year for MI-AIMH! The MI-AIMH Board moved forward with energy and resolve to strengthen MI-AIMH’s mission to educate, advocate, and collaborate on behalf of the social and emotional health of infants, very young children, and families. Read all of the highlights from 2015!

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Ounce of Prevention Fund

MI-AIMH/The Alliance Approved Training Opportunity.  Achieve OnDemand™ online training courses from the Ounce of Prevention Fund can earn you in-service credits towards Endorsement®. To register for Achieve OnDemand, visit here. To learn more about Achieve OnDemand, visit here.


3 Reasons Good Infant Mental Health Matters

Spread the word!  3 Reasons Good Infant Mental Health Matters! To download & print this infographic from MI-AIMH & the Alliance for the Advancement of Infant Mental Health, click here.


What About the Baby?

Sheryl Goldberg, MSW, IMH-E®, MI-AIMH’s very own Training Institute Coordinator, shares how Early Attachments: Infant Mental Health Home Visiting answers the question “What about the Baby?” at the 2015 Central Michigan University Early Childhood: Shifting Mindsets summit. This video highlights some great talking points that can help you in your conversations with others about infant Learn More →

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