Skip to main content

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation

To help ensure your CEs are relevant to your practice, we regularly retire courses that are no longer current. This course has been retired. It is no longer available.

We add new courses all the time. Try these categories:

About the Course:

This course addresses young children’s mental health by providing a blueprint for child care providers to use when hiring a mental health consultant. The materials presented share current thinking of program administrators from both the private and public sectors on promoting healthy development among the youngest members of our society through competent mental health consultation. Recommendations for action, selected resources, sample program descriptions, and references for further research are included.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation created by Department of Health and Human Services in 0.

Publication Date:

2005

Course Material Author

Department of Health and Human Services

Numerous people contributed to the development of this volume. This volume was prepared by the Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development for the Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). Gail Ritchie served as the Government Project Officer.

Course Creator

Max Schwanekamp

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about mental health consultation in early childhood settings. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Define and describe various types of mental health consultation.

  2. Summarize the essential features of early childhood mental health consultation.

  3. Identify challenges and strategies in the mental health consultation process.

  4. Evaluate conclusions, recommendations, and resources offered.

Use our CE Approvals tool to look up your state requirements and how CE-Credit.com can help you meet them, or log in to your member account to show approvals relevant to your licensure.

American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

5 credit hours

More Info

American Psychological Association (APA)

5 credit hours

CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

More Info

Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

5 ce credit hours

More Info

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

5 credit hours

More Info

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

5 credit hours

More Info

Course Article

Exam Questions

All exam questions for the course are visible on this page for members of CE-Credit.com.

Membership is free, and you can sign up today! You'll only pay when you're ready to purchase a course, or if you take advantage of the Unlimited Package.

If you're already a member, please log in to see the exam questions for this and all other courses.

FAQs

  • Is this course approved for my continuing education requirements?

    Check the CE Approvals above, or Find Your State Board for more detailed information.

  • Do you have special accommodations for my disability (ADA)?

    Please contact us! We would be happy to accommodate your needs right away, and your input will help us make CE-Credit.com more accessible for future users too.

  • How do I enroll in this course?

    Use the Take This Course button and just follow the instructions! You don't pay anything until you're ready to take an exam.

  • What do I have to do to complete the course?

    To complete the course, review the course objectives, then review the material, and then pass the exam with a score of 75% or greater and lastly complete an evaluation.

  • How do I access the materials?

    Most of our courses are based on online articles available for free to the public. Some courses, such as those based on books, require that you purchase the material. Use the Course Materials tab above for more info. You don't need to enroll in the course to access materials, whether free or paid. So you always know what you're getting into before you commit to taking the course.

  • How do I get my certificate?

    Your certificate will be available to download or email immediately when you pass the course exam and complete the evaluation.

  • Can I contact you for more help?

    Yes! Use the Help widget at the bottom-right of the screen anywhere on CE-Credit.com to search our help docs, or to ask our support team for help.

Course Retired
Course Number 100927
5 credit hours
Log in for credit hours relevant to your licensure.

  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.41 out of 5
1085 members have taken this course