In order to qualify for Endorsement in Categories II, III, and IV-Clinical, applicants must have received RSC that relates specifically to their work done within the infant family field (i.e., with families who have children ages 0-3 years). The minimum number of RSC hours must have occurred within a 1-2 year timeframe while working with these families.
The table below summarizes the RSC requirements for each category:
|ENDORSEMENT APPLICANT||REFLECTIVE SUPERVISOR/CONSULTANT||Minimum # RSC Hours|
|Infant Family Specialist (Cat. II) Bachelor’s prepared||Category II Master’s Prepared or Category III or Category IV-Clinical||24|
|Infant Family Specialist (Cat. II) Master’s prepared||Category III or Category IV-Clinical||24|
|Infant Mental Health Specialist
|Category III or Category IV-Clinical||50|
|Infant Mental Health Mentor – Clinical (Cat. IV)||Category IV-Clinical||50|