Advancing Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Policy 101
Description: ZERO TO THREE’s Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) Policy Team is pleased to bring you a webinar series focused on foundations of IECMH Policy. The first session on December 3 will explore what IECMH is, why it is important, how it is developed, and promising strategies for advancing IECMH policy.
In 2021, we will bring you additional webinars and more closely explore innovative policy and advocacy strategies that support the social and emotional well-being of young children and their families. Guest presenters from states around the country will share their success stories. We hope you’ll join for as many sessions as you’re able!
Thursday, December 3, 2020
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM ET
In session one participants will:
– Develop a deeper understanding of IECMH, including why it is important and how it is developed
– Learn about promising policy approaches to supporting social and emotional development in young children
– Learn about ZERO TO THREE’s efforts to advance IECMH policy at the federal and state levels and ways to get engagedTime