Floortime Feedback

Floortime Feedback

A few months ago we reviewed a Floortime video with psychologist Dr. Andrea Davis of the Greenhouse Therapy Center in Pasadena, California, and co-author of her User’s Guide to the DIR Model. She gave me some suggestions to try going forward. Today we will review my...
Promoting Capacities 4 and 5 with Floortime

Promoting Capacities 4 and 5 with Floortime

This week, Clinical Psychologist Dr. Andrea Davis of the Greenhouse Therapy Center in Pasadena, California, and co-author of her User’s Guide to the DIR Model returns to review a Floortime session I did with my son back in November. There’s about 18 months...
Five Great Floortime Books

Five Great Floortime Books

Parents new to Floortime sometimes want reference books to learn from. This week I present to you five books that are going to give anyone a solid understanding and appreciation for the Developmental, Individual differences, Relationship-based (DIR) model and what...
More Floortime in the car!

More Floortime in the car!

This week’s Floortime video presents a new example of last year’s Floortime in the car! In this year’s example, the setting was a bit different. We weren’t driving, but were parked. We have recently started a new game when we’re stopped at long red lights or...
Another Look at Self-Reflection in Floortime

Another Look at Self-Reflection in Floortime

Last year’s 3-part podcast with DIR Expert and Training Leader, Dr. Andrea Davis, Using Self-Reflection as a Tool in Floortime, highlighted such an important aspect of DIR/Floortime: the role of self-reflection to foster your own growth-promoting interactions...