Infant Family Specialist (IFS) – for individuals whose primary focus is prevention. This includes home visitors, family support specialists, First Steps providers, Parent Educators, Inclusion Specialists, NICU nurses, and many others.
Requirements for IFS Endorsement
Membership in Infancy Onward
Code of Ethics
Reflective Supervision or Consultation (RSC)
Ready for your IFS Endorsement?
This is just a summary; for the full description of the requirements by Endorsement category, please consult the Competency Guidelines.