AMCHP RESOURCE LIBRARY

The AMCHP Resource Library is your destination for the latest in maternal and child health evidence and information. Use our database to access toolkits, webinars, publications and other products created by AMCHP program staff and partners that inform your public health practice and support you in serving families in your community.

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Understanding Power Dynamics and Privilege
Understanding Power Dynamics and Privilege

Power dynamics result from an imbalance between individuals/groups in access to resources. Those with greater economic and social capital hold more power and hold greater influence. An individual’s ability, race, gender, and sexual orientation are often associated...

Protecting Community Intellectual Property
Protecting Community Intellectual Property

Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the mind, such as inventions; literary and artistic works; designs; and symbols, names, and images used in commerce. The intellectual property of people, especially intellectuals, creatives, scholars, caregivers, and...

Conversation on Harm Reducing Language
Conversation on Harm Reducing Language

Practicing Harm Reducing Language (HRL) avoids stigmatization of populations and individuals for the conditions they experience because of systemic imbalances of power. Using HRL is important as it requires people and institutions in positions of power to take...

Creating the Healthy Beginnings Cohort
Creating the Healthy Beginnings Cohort

Creating the Healthy Beginnings Learning and Practice Cohort required a different approach. Understanding that community-rooted and/or community-based organizations (CBOs) may be unfamiliar with AMCHP, we first chose to design the application process to prioritize the...