2023 Equity in Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Webinar Series

2023 Equity in Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Webinar Series

You can view the kick-off webinar in this series, Equity in IECMHC: Looking Back, Looking Forward, here.

Webinar 1 — Countering Bias and Promoting Black Joy in Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation

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Originally Aired: March 30, 2023. Webinar Handout

Description: This is the rollout of our first in the series of resources to support infant and early childhood mental health consultants and supervisors to strengthen cultural responsiveness in IECMHC for children and families in Tribal, African American, Latine, and Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. The resources include promising practices aligned with the Revised IECMHC Competencies to strengthen culturally and linguistically responsive IECMHC practices.

Presenters: 

  • Rosemarie Allen, President & CEO, IREE, Associate Professor School of Education, MSU Denver
  • Corey L. Black, Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant, Tulane University Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Darielle Blevins, CEP Partner, Assistant Research Professor, Arizona State University
  • Lisa Gordon, CEP Partner & Project Director, School Systems Partnerships & Programs, Bank Street Education Center, Bank Street College of Education
  • Angela Keyes, Associate Professor, Tulane University Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Hakim Rashid, CEP Partner, Professor of Human Development School of Education, Howard University

Webinar 2 — Centering Latin American children, families, and communities through an anti-racist, trauma-informed, and culturally-responsive lens in IECMHC

Originally Aired: February 21, 2024

Description: This is the second in the series of resources to support infant and early childhood mental health consultants and supervisors to strengthen cultural responsiveness in IECMHC for children and families in Tribal, African American, Latin American, and Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. This resource focuses on the importance of anti-racist, trauma-informed, and culturally-responsive practices for IECMH consultants, supervisors, and leaders working with Latin American children, families, and communities.

Presenters:

  • San Juanita Guerra, Servicing Children and Adults in Need (SCAN), Inc., Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant
  • Shantel Meek, Professor of Practice, Founding Director, CEP
  • Carmen Rosa Noroña, Center for Excellence in Immigrant Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Director, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Germán Walteros, Independent Consultant, CoE Advisor

To view the previous webinars in the Equity in IECMHC webinar series, please use the links below:

This product was developed [in part] under grant number 1H79SM082070-01 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The views, policies and opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of SAMHSA or HHS.