Office of Research

Barnard Center for Infant Mental Health and Development


The mission of the Center for Infant Mental Health and Development is to promote interdisciplinary research and training related to the social and emotional aspects of development for young children during their formative years.

Core Services Offered

Training, courses, and parent resources.

Funding Information:

Philanthropy and foundation grants.
National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Reporting Structure:

Patti Brandt, Chair, Department of Family and Child Nursing

Related UW Entities:

College of Education,
School of Social Work, Special Education,
School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Department of Occupational Therapy

Center Details

Directors: Kelly, Jean
Spieker, Sue
Location: CHDD South Bldg Room 212
Year Started: 2001
Administrator / Program Manager: Meredith, Emily
Administering College/School: School of Nursing 
P.I. Home Department: Department of Family Child Nursing 
Faculty Involvement: 2