AIMH Association for Infant Mental Health
AIMH (UK)'s purpose is to:
Encourage an awareness that infancy is a sensitive period in the psychosocial development of individuals
Promote education, research and study of the effects of mental development during infancy on later normal and psychopathological development; and to promote research and study of the mental helath of the parents, families and other caregivers of infants.
Promote evidence-based practice through encouraging close links between clinical workers and researchers.
Disseminate knowledge about the mental and emotional health of infants and young children through strategic discussions, workshops, conferences and our website.
Provide information and sometimes direct support, to those campaigning for recognition and resources to meet the mental health needs of young children and their families.