Your Importance

Importance of Early Development

Parents turn to you for expert guidance.
We help you give it to them.

You play a vital role in laying the foundation for strong brain development from the start.

As a healthcare provider, you know the importance of early childhood development and brain growth. From surveillance and screenings to helping moms and dads survive and thrive in the early years, you’re on the front lines carrying out the mission to improve the health of Mississippi’s children. And we want to make sure you have everything you need to make it happen.

Seeing is believing. Show parents the brain in action.

These videos about the architecture of the brain help illustrate how brains work and why their growth is so crucial in early childhood development.