Objectives: Upon completion of this session participants will be able to:
1. Describe infant and early childhood mental health
2. Understand organizational initiatives to promote social-emotional health of children
3. Identify the system approach organizations are taking to address infant mental health in SC
Susan Callahan, Director of Help Me Grow SC, will examine how the Help Me Grow Model can be applied to embed infant mental health initiatives. Additionally, SCIMHA will host guest speakers from organizations including Institute for Child Success, The Department of Education, PASOs and Mary Black Foundation to share how they are supporting the social-emotional well-being of children ages zero to six. Participants will then have the opportunity to ask the panel of speakers questions related to their work.