Program and Capacity Development Consultant

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Jess Taylor-Pickford

Jess Taylor-Pickford, LCSW, IMH-E® currently serves as NCIMHA’s Endorsement Coordinator. She graduated from Smith College School of Social Work in 2011.

Jess has extensive clinical experience working directly with infants, toddlers and their families in a variety of settings, including early care and education centers, in homes, and in a private practice setting. Additionally, Jess provides reflective supervision to individuals and groups, supporting supervisees in shifting the ways in which they view, wonder about, consider, understand, and respond to the pregnant women, infants, young children, and families whom they serve.

Committed and enthusiastic about Endorsement, Jess sought Endorsement as an Infant Mental Health Specialist in 2017 and as an Infant Mental Health Mentor (Clinical) in 2020.