Here we go everyone…Infant Mental Health.  

If you find yourself asking what the heck is infant mental health…you are not alone.  You are about to learn some really cool stuff about your baby.

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Things we talked about:

Do we ever really think about mental health for babies? [5:00]

Dahmer.  Again. (OMG Dianne get a life) [6:25]

Vulnerability of the infant brain [10:38]

8 things to remember with child development [11:20]

When is the brain fully developed [24:10]

How is brain development and colostrum connected [25:53]

Responsiveness [27:40]

Still face videos [29:10]

Attachment [30:05]

It’s in the paperwork! [35:42]

Things you might notice [39:00]

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Music: “Levels of Greatness” from “We Used to Paint Stars in the Sky (2012)” courtesy of Scott Holmes at Holmes