Eligibility Requirements for Harris Infant Mental Health Certification

Requirements for Program Participation

The Harris Institute is designed for professionals from varied disciplines, including:


    • Mental Health Clinicians
    • Judicial and law enforcement professionals
    • Nurses and medical providers
    • Department of Child Safety providers
    • Preschool and child care providers
    • Early interventionists
    • Human service providers
    • Policy makers and administrators


Infant/Family Studies Certificate – One Year Program

Applicants must have a baccalaureate degree (BA) or higher for admission. A masters’ degree is preferred.


Infant/Family Clinical Practice Certificate – Two Year Program

Applicants must have a masters’ degree or higher in a regulated mental health discipline (e.g. psychology, social work, counseling, marriage and family therapy, psychiatry, psychiatric nursing, etc.).

Apply Online

To receive more information, please email HarrisInstitute@swhd.org
or call (602) 200-0434 ext. 4815

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