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If you have ever met with us, especially for training, you probably heard us say "It's all about relationships!"...Well, it is! We have developed relationships with groups around the world who have excellent resources to help you understand and/or promote infant and early childhood mental health.

Harvard Centre on The Developing Child Logo

You can hardly be more evidence-based than the Harvard Centre for the Developing Child. They offer excellent resources for service providers and for families (some of them available in multiple languages) on brain development basics, the various sorts of stress, and how to set the foundations for building a resilient, healthy brain.
developingchild.harvard.edu


Zero to Three - Early Connections Last a Lifetime Logo
As the American leader in the field, Zero to Three works to ensure that babies and toddlers benefit from the early connections that are critical to their well-being and development. Their entire website is a mine of useful information.
www.zerotothree.org


Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health Logo
The Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health is a treasured partner of ours, and we particularly value their expertise in, among other things, community engagement. We especially recommend their parent engagement resource.
www.cymh.ca

Embracing the Early Years - Conversations with Dr. Jean Clinton
The Affiliated Services for Children and Youth and Dr. Jean Clinton in Hamilton, ON have produced short videos about important aspects of the very early years of a child's life:​

 

Saskatchewan Prevention Institute logo
The Saskatchewan Rrevention Institute focusses on reducing the occurrence of disabling conditions in children using primary prevention methods. We like their great trainings on how to have conversations on sensitive topics with families.
skprevention.ca


The Mehrit Centre Logo
The Mehrit Centre aims at promoting and encouraging self-regulation, an important foundation of healthy human development.
self-reg.ca
 

best start logoBest Start by Health Nexus is an Ontario-based nonprofit organization specializing in maternal and child health. For years they have been developping many evidence-based resources for service providers and parents, many of them available in French and other languages.
For example, visit the websites Children See Children Learn, or Healthy Baby Healthy Brain; watch their webinar recording on Parent-Infant/Child Relationships and Children’s Physiological and Developmental Health or browse their many other resources.
www.beststart.org



Centre of Excellence or Women's Health Logo
The Centre of Excellence for Women's Health in B.C. is a research and knowledge exchange centre focused on sex and gendered approaches to health. It has been leading ground-breaking work for years, in particular in the area of trauma-informed practices. We urge you to peruse their list of publications on this topic.
bccewh.bc.ca