The information provided in this section of the Web site was developed for the Building Bridges Among Health & Early ChildhoodSystems project partners within each of the 20 participating states. We encourage other state teams working to build bridges to support early brain and child development to use these materials to support their efforts. We’ve consolidated these resources in one place to help guide your efforts to improve early brain and child development within state early childhood systems.
If you have questions about any of these resources, please feel free to contact Cassie Bernardi at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AAP Early Brain and Child Development Web site
The Early Brain and Child Development (EBCD) initiative aims to change how pediatricians and their communities view the early childhood developmental period, and how they care for and invest in young children.
Mental Health Initiatives: Flyers and Ads
The AAP developed 2 promotional ads — Mom! Dad! Ask the doctor about my emotional development, too! — to promote the importance of mental health as part of a health supervision visit.