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Infant and Early Child Mental Health
November 10, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm$25
In this program from the Focus on Family and Disability series, you’ll explore the impact of trauma and adversity on young children, from infancy through preschool age. The presenter will use didactic as well as vignette to illustrate ways in which children are affected by trauma, do remember, and can be supported in communicating about — and healing from — their experiences.
Continuing Education Credit: 1 Hour
This program is available by Zoom livestream only.
Fee is waived for current UNC School of Social Work students, faculty, and staff. Contact Akshata Malur about scholarships and discounts.
Meet The Presenter
Mary Wise, LCSW, is a clinical faculty member with the NC Child Treatment Program at the Center for Child & Family Health. She is also a Ph.D. candidate at the Smith College School for Social Work. Her clinical expertise is in early childhood trauma and mental health assessment and treatment.
West provides clinical and reflective supervision at CCFH, as well as clinical consultation to external trainees. She is on Zero to Three’s Expert Faculty Roster as a trainer for DC:0-5™, the Diagnostic Classification of Mental Health and Developmental Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood. Her current research focuses on grief and bereavement during early childhood.