CAREGIVER CONNECTIONS--EARLY CHILDHOOD MENTAL HEALTH CONSULTATION AND TRAINING

Julie Short, MSW, LCSW

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant

MISSION:

To promote the social emotional health of young children and families by strengthening the knowledge and competence of early childhood teachers and caregivers.

SERVICES:

Consultation by phone or in person

Support and training

Connections to screening resources for early problem identification

Referrals to evaluation and treatment services for child and family

Bridge building to the community

GOALS:

To increase the knowledge and competencies of early childhood teachers and caregivers regarding social and emotional development of young children

To increase the retention and stability of young children in child care

To promote mental health by helping families access community resources

 

WHO QUALIFIES:

Providers caring for children ages 0 to 5 including:

Day Care

Private Pre-Schools

Licensed or exempt

CONTACT:

Julie Short at 618-839-2114 or jshortlcsw@hotmail.com

For more information on any program contact one of our
Family Counseling Centers