Tag Archives: Communication

  • Baby Eye Contact

    Eye Contact

    Realising the communicative potential of eye contact is a fundamental stepping stone to experiencing positive interactions with others. Not only does eye contact suggest to someone that you are listening, but it can also be used to get someone’s attention or direct them to something. Eye contact is essential for early joint-attention, which is an […]

  • Son-Rise

    Son-Rise

    Although similar in a sense to Intensive Interaction, Floor Time and R.D.I. Son-Rise has several distinct features. Parents are expected to be extremely involved with their child’s therapy, and to recruit family and friends as volunteers to take on hours of therapy each week. Parent-therapists attend intensive programs in Sheffield, Mass., where they learn to […]