Floortime is about Connection and Shared Joy: Part 2

Floortime is about Connection and Shared Joy: Part 2

This week we have another great Floortime example with the young adult and his father whom we featured a few months ago. If you recall, Dad has been receiving parent coaching in the Developmental, Individual differences, Relationship-based (DIR) model. He continues...
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...
Being versus Doing

Being versus Doing

Photo: Bruno Nascimento Key Take-Aways Jackie Bartell is back with us this week for a fantastic discussion about a concept so essential to the Developmental, Individual differences, Relationship-based (DIR) model and Floortime, and that is that we are human beings not...