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Forthcoming AiMH UK Events for 2024.

New RB Update now available to members

December Issue - Parental Reflective Function (PRF). Access the new update through the members area.

The International Journal of Birth and Parent Education – Volume 11 – Issue 1

The latest edition of the International Journal of Birth and Parent Education is now available to members to download from the members area.

Focus: 'Complementary Therapies to support pregnancy, birth and early parenthood'

The AiMH UK Infant Mental Health CPD Programme

Did you know? The AiMH UK Infant Mental Health CPD Programme has now been updated and streamlined and you have access to it as a member of AIMH UK.
Recently cited in Government launch of Family Hubs, one of the five Parent-Infant Relationship priorities for Start for Life (SfL) areas the AIMH UK IMH Competency Framework has been recommended as a tool to upskill your workforce in infant mental health.

Dilys Daws receives an Honorary Doctorate from The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust

AiMH UK are very proud of our founder and Honorary Advisor, Dilys Daws who received this prestigious award at the Graduation ceremony on Friday 23rd June - Congratulations

WAIMH Perspectives IMH Intern Editor Vacancy

The WAIMH Perspectives IMH team have an opening for the role of intern editor. Potential candidates are invited to email their application to the Editor-in-Chief by Sunday 3rd September.

Parent Infant Foundation Survey

Please support the 1001 days movement by sharing the survey with mums you work with. Many thanks

Congratulations to all the AiMH UK Award Winners 2022!

The AiMH UK Founders Award 2022 - Jane O'Rourke
The AIMHigh Award 2022 - Jane Dagnell
The Louise Emanuel Award 2022 - Dr Ian Robson
AiMH-Together award 2022 - The Midlothian Sure Start Team & The Cardiff Parents Plus Team

Tribute to Gwen Kirkwood, AiMH UK member and London Hub Lead, who died on 26th January 2023

A moving tribute to Gwen, our treasured AiMH UK member and London Hub Lead and link to the just giving page to celebrate Gwen's life and to support a charity of the family's choice that promotes PPIP and infant mental health.

My Play and Discover Bag

The parent/carer plays an important role in helping children learn and develop by observing and engaging in their play.

Virtual school for Children in Care

improve the educational journey and outcomes for children in care, from early years to the end of Year 13. Support and guidance to care leavers maybe offered and also to the staff supporting them.

Rupture, repair, reslience (and Kintsugi)

‘Kintsugi’ is the Japanese custom of repairing broken or cracked items with gold. Once completed, beautiful seams of gold glint in the item

Getting through lockdown with a baby

In this blog, Liz shares her thoughts on getting through lock-down with a baby using the helpful acronym T.R.U.S.T.