The Realization Phase

The Realization Phase

Photo by AbsolutVision on Unsplash Advanced DIR/Floortime practitioner Stephanie Peters joins us today to discuss the phase that those new to Floortime go through, especially when coming from other approaches to autism supports. Stephanie is an occupational therapist...
Meaning Making

Meaning Making

Colette Ryan joins us this week to discuss meaning making. She is a Expert Training Leader in the Developmental, Individual-differences, Relationship-based (DIR) Model with the Interdisciplinary Council on Development and Learning (ICDL), the Parent Support Specialist...
Covid-19 DIR/Floortime Resources

Covid-19 DIR/Floortime Resources

Here are a number of helpful developmental approach resources I’ve found for families during our stay-at-home period, in addition to our Resources page: FREE Dr. Gil Tippy’s For on the Floor short videos for those wanting to do Floortime at home Affect...
Floortime and the Coronavirus

Floortime and the Coronavirus

While everyone is hunkering down and practicing social distancing, let’s focus on what we know about Floortime: Floortime is about shared joy Floortime is about staying in the moment Floortime is about connection Floortime respects all emotional expression...