The Arkansas Association for Infant Mental Health recommends the following as helpful resources in the field of Infant Mental Health.
Zero to Three (National Center for Infants, Toddlers, and Families) | www.zerotothree.org
Harvard Center for the Developing Child | http://developingchild.harvard.edu/
Program for Infant – Toddler Care | http://www.pitc.org/pub/pitc_docs/home.csp
Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development | http://gucchd.georgetown.edu/64271.html
Full text of the Arkansas’s Strategic Plan for Early Childhood Mental Health | Arkansas Strategic Plan for ECMH
Arkansas Early Childhood Mental Health Executive Summary | ECMH Executive Summary
AAIMH Members (call to action)
Please join the AAIMH Policy Committee in an educational outreach effort designed to raise awareness about the important work of our child welfare system and resources needed to support our most vulnerable children. Click on the links below:
- A letter from the Policy Committee outlining ways you can educate your friends, colleagues and policymakers
- A Factsheet from AAIMH about the child welfare system in AR
- Information provided by Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families about child welfare budget needs
- Information provided by Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families about contacting your representatives
We urge you to take action now!
ACTION ALERT: The session is winding down and pre-K still needs more support!
Call Governor Hutchinson’s office NOW and tell him pre-K needs more funding!
It’s as easy as A, B, C! Call (501) 682-2345. Tell the receptionist you’d like to leave a message for the governor.
A. Tell them something personal about why you think pre-K is good for Arkansas children.
B. Tell them the state’s ABC pre-K program needs more funding.
C. Keep it short and sweet. And thank them for their time!
Please ask your friends and colleagues to do the same