Orientation to the Illinois Model for Infant Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation


This asynchronous and synchronous training series was designed by Infant/Early Childhood Mental Health Consultants, early childhood providers, state leaders, and private funders with the goal of a creating a sustainable infant/early childhood mental health consultation model for Illinois consultants working in early care and education programs. The model serves to identify best practices, define the specific nature of infant/early childhood mental health consultation, help coordinate consultation practices across the state, and describes the necessary structures and supports that need to be in place to support I/ECMH consultants and ensure the development of an adequate workforce to provide these services. The training consist of 4 hours of asynchronous online modules and 18 hours of synchronous virtual learning sessions.

*Participants must complete ALL of the requirements of the full 22 hrs in order to receive ANY IL EI credits.

Location Illinois Network of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies
1226 Towanda Plaza
Bloomington, IL 61701
Date 4/11/2022 - 4/22/2022
Sponsor Illinois Network of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies
Contact Libby Mitchell (309) 834-1226 lmitchell@inccrra.org
Principles 1. Support families
2. Active participation
3. Collaborative relationships
4. Specific IFSP goals
5. Comprehensive plans
6. Periodic monitoring
7. Ongoing communication & collaboration
8. Quality services
Credit Hours 1.25 - Assessment
1.25 - Atypical Development
3.25 - Intervention
1.25 - Typical Development
15.0 - Working with Families
Cost Free
Status Closed