Infant and Early Childhood Services
About These Services
Infant and Early Childhood Services provides intensive in‐home services for families with an adult caregiver who has a serious mental illness and who is parenting an infant/toddler. The infant/toddler, with a DSM‐V diagnosis may also be the primary person served. Focus of this program is developing positive relationships between the parent and infant and prevention of behavioral and emotional dysfunction in the future. Also in this program is “Early Childhood Services” for children 3‐6 who are experiencing regulatory disorders or other disruptions in their development. Other facets of this program include consultation and referral to early‐childhood programs to include Day One, Early On, Early Head Start and Head Start.