Infant Mental Health Specialist Continuing Endorsement Requirements

Education and Training

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). For those who earn Endorsement® at III and provide reflective supervision or consultation to others, at least three of the hours of specialized training must be about reflective supervision or consultation

Professional Membership

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

Reflective Supervision

ORIMHA requires that all professionals endorsed at III receive a minimum of 12 hours of reflective supervision or consultation annually