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Preschool Development Grant Infant Family Associate Endorsement 2021/2022 Project

Thanks to generous Preschool Development Grant funding, The Michigan Department of Education is financially supporting up to 200 professionals to earn Infant Family Associate (IFA) Endorsement this year and next (2021/2022)! We invite Infant and Early Childhood Educators to participate!   These 200 professionals will receive: 2 years of free MI-AIMH Membership ($120 Value) Your Endorsement® Application fees Learn More →


Celebrate Babies Week

MI-AIMH invites YOU to join in this year’s Celebrate Babies initiative during the week of October 18-22, 2021 Each October, MI-AIMH designates one week to Celebrate Babies. Through intentional member, Chapter and community outreach, networking, fundraising, social action and policy awareness efforts, babies, their families, and those that support them are celebrated! Click HERE to access Learn More →

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Infant Mental Health Journal

The IMHJ is a critical resource for practitioners, program & policy leaders and researchers.  Issued bimonthly, the IMHJ publishes peer-reviewed research articles, review articles, brief reports and thematic collections that focus on early relationship development and other early relational contexts, such as attachment relationships and early relationships within parenting, family, and caregiving systems, impacting the social and emotional Learn More →


MI-AIMH’s Developmental Wheels

All development takes place in the context of a relationship. These wheels are easy reference tools for educating parents, caregivers, and professionals about early social and emotional development. Each stage provides a glimpse into the world of the infant or toddler, and guides interactions that promote nurturing relationships and healthy social-emotional development in children. Take Learn More →

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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!  

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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!

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