Geared towards providing practitioners who work with young children, parents, or other caregivers, this training session will provide an introduction to the core principles of attachment theory and to the primary findings of over 50 years of attachment research.
Arietta Slade, PhD is Professor of Clinical Child Psychology at the Yale Child Study Center. An internationally recognized theoretician, clinician, researcher, and teacher, she has written widely on the development of parental reflective functioning, the implications of attachment for child and adult psychotherapy, and relationship-based infant mental health practice. She is Co-Founder and Director of Training for Minding the Baby® (MTB), an evidence-based interdisciplinary reflective home visiting program for young families facing adversity. Dr. Slade is also an author and editor, and is currently writing a book on reflective parenting with her MTB colleagues (forthcoming, Guilford, 2022). She has also been in private practice for nearly 40 years, working with individuals of all ages.
This training will cover the following competencies required for Endorsement:
AK-AIMH administers the Endorsement to recognize the attainment of professional competencies in working with children 0-5. For more information on the Endorsement, please visit our website.
The Alaska Association for 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 online to learn more!
Registration closes January 25, 2022. Deadline to cancel for a full refund is January 26, 2022.
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