Circles of communication in Floortime

Circles of communication in Floortime

Photo: Nathan Anderson Key Take-Aways AUDIO More and more research is demonstrating what Dr. Stanley Greenspan and Dr. Stuart Shanker told us in The First Idea years ago: that we develop within emotional relationships with our primary caregivers. This development...
Can you ‘teach’ emotions?

Can you ‘teach’ emotions?

Key Take-Aways AUDIO In Floortime, we talk a lot about emotions: emotional awareness, early social-emotional capacities, using emotional expressions, accepting all emotional expressions in our children, etc. We even use it interchangeably with the noun affect, which...
Early Literacy the Developmental Way: Part 3

Early Literacy the Developmental Way: Part 3

Photo Copyright Affect Autism It’s time for our third early literacy update! In January you read about how we’ve started working on literacy with our son, then we had an update in March. This ‘report’ is about the progress since then,...