This innovative course provides a toolkit of how the brain develops—step-by-step, neuron-by-neuron—along with science-supported practical ways that early childhood professionals can encourage healthy brain development in children from birth to 5 years old. This 7-unit, 21-hour curriculum provides explanation of brain processes and the effects of environmental influences.
The Alaska Association of Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health (AK-AIMH) has listed this training for the benefit of Alaska's professionals as part of our initiative Project Compass: Leading the Way to Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Workforce Development. Project Compass is funded by AK-AIMH members and donors, the Alaska Children's Trust, and the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority. Visit Project Compass to learn more!