The Center of Excellence for Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation is pleased to announce its upcoming Equity Chat series: Unpacking the Revised Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (IECMHC) Competencies.
This Equity Chat series includes eight consecutive sessions that will delve deeper into the revised IECMHC Competencies to examine the IECMH consultant’s role in supporting equity in IECMHC. Each session will focus on a specific competency and provide examples of ways IECMH consultants can address issues of equity to disrupt bias and disparities, and improve child outcomes.
Equity Chat Series Schedule: Monthly from 12:00pmET – 1:30pmET
Competency 1: The Role of the IECMHC Consultant – September 30, 2021
Competency 2: Foundational Knowledge – October 12, 2021
Competency 3. Equity and Cultural Sensitivity – November 4, 2021
Competency 4. Reflective Practice – December 8, 2021
Competency 5: Child- and Family-Focused Consultation – January 20, 2022
Competency 6: Classroom- and Home-Focused Consultation – January 20, 2022
Competency 7: Programmatic Consultation – February 10, 2022
Competency 8: System-Wide Consultation – March 22, 2022 (during IECMHC Conference)