How Maternal Substance Use Impacts the Development of Mental Health from Infancy through Early Childhood


Melanie Morgan, MS, LPC, CFBT


The training, “How Maternal Substance Use Impacts the Development of Mental Health from Infancy through Early Childhood” will focus on the healthy patterns of mental health development through the lens of healthy attachment, enrichment, and healthy physical growth. The training will go in-depth on ways to observe, punctuate, and intervene on mental health growth from infancy through early childhood. Highlighting patterns of early growth and opportunities for intervention to curve the potential for adverse childhood experiences and negative impacts on early mental health development. We will explore barriers to healthy mental health development, long-term outcomes of an insecure base being established and ways to provide psychoeducation, intervention and instilling hope to client’s and families presenting with high risk.

  • PCS provides light refreshments at all in-person trainings. Lunch is not provided. Please come prepared with a packed lunch as there will be time for a brief working lunch.
  • By attending a PCS training, you are giving PCS permission to videotape you and any discussion you participate in for video training purposes.

Credits Available

4.00 APA CE Credits For Psychologists, Social Workers or Professional Counselors
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Training Location

PCS Headquarters
200 North 7th Street
Lebanon, PA 17046

September 08, 2023
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cost: FREE


Training Contact

PCS Education Dept

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  • PCS is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PCS maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • People who attend PCS trainings in their entirety may receive CE credits for psychologists/LPC/ LSW/LCSW/ LMFT or general training credits, including CAC/DDAP. For other licenses, please consult with your respective licensing board.
    • Following each training, participants who have attended the training in its entirety will receive a PCS Training Feedback form via email.
    • After receipt of the completed form, PCS will issue a certificate via email indicating the CE credits that have been obtained.
    NOTE: Functional Behavior Analysis (FBA) trainings are for BSL licensure credits only. APA continuing education credits noted above do not apply.