947 Veterans Memorial Parkway
Riverside, RI 02915
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The first few months and years of life are a sensitive period, when
children develop attachments and learn about emotions and social
interactions from their immediate environment. These are the
foundational building blocks for brain development and social-emotional
growth and well-being. All too often, however, children do not
develop secure relationships early in life, and are at greater risk for
significant mental health concerns. In this lecture we will examine
core principles of early childhood mental health, with a focus on
attachment-based clinical interventions; interventions that address how
parents and other caregivers can support a child’s early needs and how
to improve the quality of the relationship between the child and
Christine Low, PhD,
Division of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Bradley Hospital
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human
Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with
the essential areas and policies of the Rhode Island Medical Society
through the joint sponsorship of Rhode Island Hospital and Bradley
Hospital. Rhode Island Hospital is accredited by the Rhode Island
Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Rhode Island Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit
commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The state of Rhode Island acknowledges CME physician credit towards a
psychologist’s continuing education requirements for licensure,
including: “Any continuing education program relevant to psychology and
sponsored or approved by the Rhode Island Medical Society, other state
medical society, or medical school (and its affiliated training
institutions) that has an American Psychology Association (APA) approved
post-doctoral program in psychology.”
CEUs for this event have been submitted, pending approval by the
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), designating this live
activity for a maximum of 3.0 continuing education credits for certified
counselors, marriage and family therapists.
This program has been approved in accordance with the Regulations of the
Rhode Island Social Work Board of Licensure, NASW authorization#
pending, for a maximum of 3.0 continuing education credits.
This continuing nursing education activity is pending approval for 3.0
contact hours through the Rhode Island State Nurses Association (RISNA),
an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s
commission on accreditation.
To request reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact the
Rhode Island Hospital CME office at 401-444-4260.