Sarah McNamee, LCSW, MBA, IMH-E® Infant Mental Health Mentor-Clinical
Sarah McNamee is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Colorado with over 10 years of experience working with young children and their families in school, office, and home-based services. She specializes in working with children birth – 3 and their families and feels especially connected to working with families with infants and young children with special health care needs (especially those transitioning home from the NICU), as well as with children and parents with highly sensitive temperaments. Sarah also provides clinical and reflective supervision/consultation to a number of community professionals and students, as well as supporting professional development through facilitation of trainings and workshops.
Sarah received a Masters of Social Work (MSW) from the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Social Work and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from University of Denver’s Daniels College of Business. She attended Denver Family Institute for post-graduate training in marriage and family therapy. Sarah continues to receive specialized training in infant and early childhood mental health, some of which include being a participant at the 2014 Fragile Infant Feeding Institute and the 2010 Sensory Processing Disorder Conference, as well as training in the DC 0-5, Pyramid Plus Model, Trauma Focused - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), and Beginning Rhythms and Keys to Caregiving. She was a member of the BABIES Learning Collaborative with Rocky Mountain Human Services (RMHS). Sarah is endorsed as an Infant Mental Health Mentor - Clinical through the Endorsement for Culturally Sensitive, Relationship-Focused Practice Promoting Infant Mental Health(IMH-E ®), and is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor through the International Loving Touch Foundation.
Sarah is the past Secretary of the Colorado Association for Infant Mental Health, and she sits on the Board of Directors of Special Kids, Special Care, Inc.S.
In her free time, Sarah enjoys playing in the mountains with her family and experiencing the joy and excitement of the world through the eyes of her three young boys.