Child in Mind
Promoting Children's Mental Health Through Relationship Based Interventions
Friday, September 8, 2017
When Parents Fear "It's All My Fault"
Many of my colleagues in the field of early childhood mental health work with what are termed "high risk" populations. Children o...
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
When Birth Plans Go Awry: Wisdom from Dr. Spock
Self- efficacy , or the belief in one's ability to be a good parent, plays a central role in healthy child development. Many things can...
Monday, June 26, 2017
The Decline of Empathy: A Hopeful Solution
Pediatrician T. Berry Brazelton was among the first to recognize the tremendous capacity of the newborn for complex connection and communica...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
What Do Parents Want? Parsing Contradictions in The Zero to Three National Parent Survey
Zero to Three , the Washington, DC based organization whose mission is to advocate for infants and toddlers to have a strong start in life,...
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Did Mothers Save the Affordable Care Act?
In striking contrast to the happenings in the US congress on Thursday afternoon, Kate Middleton, future queen of England, spoke these words ...
Sunday, March 5, 2017
Rethinking Sensory Sensitivities: Why Music is Therapy
Towards the end of our 2 day visit with neuroscientist Stephen Porges at the University of Massachusetts Boston Infant-Parent Mental Hea...
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