Babies’ emotional health and wellbeing begin before they are born, especially in the last trimester of pregnancy.

This event was held on the first day of Infant Mental Health Awareness Week (IMHAW) 2021. This year the theme was: including infants in children and young people’s mental health. #IMHAW21 #including infants.

The event drew over 100 participants and Amanda Jones delivered her presentation on ‘Supporting parents when they are really struggling‘ followed by presentations from around Scotland.

Presentations below:

Amanda Jones, Consultant Perinatal Psychotherapist at the Anna Freud Centre

Amanda Jones AIMH Scottish Presentation – Illness of TrustDownload

Julia Donaldson, Glasgow Infant and Family Team

Julia Donaldson GIFT Presentation 31.03.21 – Download

Anne McFadyen, Perinatal Mental Health Network Scotland

Anne McFadyen PIMH System Diagram – Download

Marita Brack, NES IMH Training Update

Marita Brack – NES IMH Training Update – Download

Rachel Fraser, Parent Infant Foundation

Rachel Fraser – Parent Infant Foundation Presentation – Download

Hannah Guzinska, Home Start – no slides

Megan Lanigan, NHS Lothian – TBA

and Sally Amour, NHS Highland – TBA

Monday 7th June 9am – 1pm. Organised by Scotland’s Infant Mental Health Hub, within AiMH UK.