NJ Spotlight News

It’s time to focus on infant mental health, lawmakers told

Clip: 10/20/2022 | 3m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

The pandemic brought an increased focus to the mental health of school-aged kids. But the mental well-being of our youngest children can often go overlooked. Legislators Thursday heard unique testimony from parents and advocates who say the best time to focus on mental health starts immediately at birth.

Aired: 10/20/22

Rating: NR

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