CERTIFICATION STEPS

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Final Essay

Once all requirements are complete, you are required to write a 3-5 page conceptualization paper on:

Creating a Pathway to Healing: Research, tools, and strategies to help children move from negative mental health outcomes to resiliency.

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The Institute of Child Psychology

Certification in Children's Mental Health Fundamentals

Who Is This For?

The Certification in Children’s Mental Health Fundamentals  is designed for individuals who are wishing to receive formal accreditation from the Institute of Child Psychology for continuing education, employment purposes, and/or personal development. With this certification you are demonstrating your knowledge in the areas of: introductory child psychology, essentials of interpersonal neurobiology, attachment-based interventions, child emotion regulation, and evidence-based parenting practices.

How To Become Certified!

  • WHO CAN ENROLL:
  • LENGTH OF TIME TO COMPLETE CERTIFICATION:
    • You have up to 2 years* to finish the course requirements below.
  • COST TO COMPLETE:
    • As long as you are on our monthly membership ($15.99/month) all the courses needed for certification can be taken as part of your subscription; you DO NOT have to pay for individual courses.
  • IS A CERTIFICATE PROVIDED?:
    • Certificates will only be mailed to Canadian residents. Individuals residing outside of Canada will be emailed a PDF copy.

Mandatory Core Courses

ALL 6 must be completed

*All courses can be accessed as part of your membership subscription

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"The mental health of our children must be seen as every bit as important as their physical health."

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Supplemental Courses

Additionally, you must choose from the courses below to make up minimally 9.5 Credits:
*All courses can be accessed as part of your membership subscription

Certification Of ICP

Final Essay

Once all requirements are complete, you are required to write a 3-5 page conceptualization paper on:

Creating a Pathway to Healing: Research, tools, and strategies to help children move from negative mental health outcomes to resiliency

Final papers are to be emailed to: info@instituteofchildpsychology.com

Receiving Your Certification

Once all requirements are complete, your certification will be mailed to you*. You will also receive a full transcript of courses completed.
*Individuals residing outside of Canada must pay for shipping costs, otherwise they will only be provided a PDF certificate.

Certification must be complete within 2 years*  Extensions to complete certification will be considered on a case by case basis.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The Institute of Child Psychology

Certification in Children's Mental Health Fundamentals

Who Is This For?

The Certification in Children’s Mental Health Fundamentals  is designed for individuals who are wishing to receive formal accreditation from the Institute of Child Psychology for continuing education, employment purposes, and/or personal development. With this certification you are demonstrating your knowledge in the areas of: introductory child psychology, essentials of interpersonal neurobiology, attachment-based interventions, child emotion regulation, and evidence-based parenting practices.

How To Become Certified!

  • WHO CAN ENROLL:
  • LENGTH OF TIME TO COMPLETE CERTIFICATION:
    • You have up to 2 years* to finish the course requirements below.
  • COST TO COMPLETE:
    • As long as you are on our monthly membership ($15.99/month) all the courses needed for certification can be taken as part of your subscription; you DO NOT have to pay for individual courses.
  • IS A CERTIFICATE PROVIDED?:
    • Certificates will only be mailed to Canadian residents. Individuals residing outside of Canada will be emailed a PDF copy.

Mandatory Core Courses

ALL 6 must be completed

*All courses can be accessed as part of your membership subscription

ICP hand Vector Logo


"The mental health of our children must be seen as every bit as important as their physical health."

ICP hand Vector Logo

Supplemental Courses

Additionally, you must choose from the courses below to make up minimally 9.5 Credits:
*All courses can be accessed as part of your membership subscription

Certification Of ICP

Final Essay

Once all requirements are complete, you are required to write a 3-5 page conceptualization paper on:

Creating a Pathway to Healing: Research, tools, and strategies to help children move from negative mental health outcomes to resiliency

Final papers are to be emailed to: info@instituteofchildpsychology.com

Receiving Your Certification

Once all requirements are complete, your certification will be mailed to you*. You will also receive a full transcript of courses completed.
*Individuals residing outside of Canada must pay for shipping costs, otherwise they will only be provided a PDF certificate.

Certification must be complete within 2 years*  Extensions to complete certification will be considered on a case by case basis.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Certification Of ICP

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