About Us

The Institute of Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health is dedicated to the discovery, dissemination and application of knowledge to promote social and emotional competence in young children locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally.

Our Goals

1) To enhance the responsiveness of systems of care to the mental health needs of young children and their families.

2) To increase the number of trained infant and early childhood mental health providers.

3) To advance the knowledge base of infant and early childhood mental health through empirical research.

4) To inform and influence early childhood policy through the application of established research findings.

4) To inform and influence early childhood policy through the application of established research findings.

Our Staff

  • http://www.infantinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Marylynn1.jpgQRS Program and Budget Manager

    Marylynn has served as Program and Budget Manager for the QRS Program since 2007. A partnership between Tulane and the State of Louisiana’s Department of Children and Family Services, QRS is designed to increase the quality of child care centers throug… Continue Reading »

  • http://www.infantinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/lindsay3.jpgCoordinator, ECCS

    Lindsay has a B.S. in Neuroscience from The College of William and Mary and an MPH in Global Maternal and Child Health from the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. In 2012, she interned with the U.S. Government Secretariat… Continue Reading »