Become Recognized for Your Infant Mental Health Specialization


Endorsement for Culturally Sensitive, Relationship-Focused

Practice Promoting Infant Mental Health (IMH-E®)


Steps to being endorsed by nmaimh

1. Register

Start your application process by giving an overview of your specialized work, education and Reflective Supervision or Consultation (if applicable).

Visit the Competencies and Requirements page to determine which type of Endorsement® will be the best fit for you.

2. prepare a Professional application

Once registration steps have been completed you will receive an email from the Endorsement® Coordinator. This email will include helpful documents and an introduction to your NMAIMH trained Endorsement® Advisor who will help support you through the Endorsement® process.

3. endorsement Review

A Trained Endorsement® Review Team will carefully review each submitted application to ensure all requirements have been met.

Applicants will be notified of a decision within 4 weeks. 

Please note:  it may take several days to receive a response regarding moving your registration forward. If you need further assistance, please contact the Endorsement Coordinator at


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