MCHB Knowledge Base

Within the field of Maternal and Child Health, the PPC (and several other MCHB –funded training programs) focus on a subset of MCH, “Children with Special Healthcare Needs” (CSHCN).

Self Reflection

Self-reflection is the process of examining the impact of personal values, beliefs, styles of communication, and experiences.

Ethics and Professionalism

Ethical behavior and professionalism include conduct congruent with generally accepted moral principles and values and with professional guidelines based on those principles and values.

Critical Thinking

Critical thinking is the ability to identify an issue, dilemma, or problem; frame it as a specific question; explore and evaluate information relevant to the question; and integrate the information into development of a resolution.