For Mental Health Consultants
Mental health consultants are an important resource to Head Start programs across the country. Currently, there are a limited number of licensed mental health practitioners who have expertise in infant, toddler and preschool social-emotional development, family systems and are comfortable working in group settings.
Mental health professionals working with Head Start programs may benefit from additional skills, knowledge and resources that help them work as a consultant—in addition to providing clinical services.
The products developed by the CECMHC are designed to:
Materials for Mental Health Consultants
Materials to Increase Knowledge of ECMHC Best Practices and Social-Emotional Health:
Materials to Increase Integration of the Teaching Pyramid Model:
Materials to Increase Use of Evidence-Based Strategies: