Education and Work Requirements

Minimum of 15 clock hours per year of relationship-based education and training, pertaining to the promotion of social-emotional development and/or the practice of infant mental health (eg, regional training, related course work at colleges or universities, infant mental health conference attendance, participation in IMH association-sponsored activities such as book club, mentorship group). Documentation of training hours submitted with membership renewal

Professional Membership

Annual renewal of membership in ORIMHA or another infant mental health association

Reflective Supervision

ORIMHA requires that all professionals endorsed as Infant Family Specialists receive a minimum of 12 hours of reflective supervision or consultation annually

Infant Family Specialist Continuing Endorsement Requirements