Proprioception: Critical learning for Children Below the Age of 8
May 5th, 2011 - 28 minutes
When you catch a ball do you think about catching it? No, your body moves to where it must be without specific navigation instructions from your brain. How does this happen? When does this most important development occur? And how can we nourish it? This program succinctly explores these issues so important to a young child’s well-being.
The Basis of Optimal Well-Being: Bonding Throughout the 23 Years of Childhood
April 7th, 2011 - 28 minutes
It is popular knowledge that bonding with infants is critical to well-being. But what about the rest of childhood? Are there other bonding opportunities? What happens if we meet them? What happens if we miss them? Tune in and find out.
It’s Never Too Late: Restoring Well-Being in Teens
March 31st, 2011 - 28 minutes
Ba has been challenged about well-being in teens throughout his career, most often when parents realize that they haven’t optimally met the developmental needs of the previous stages. In this program Ba uses case histories to illustrate how to restore well-being in teens and how knowing that has helped many families enjoy lifelong friendships.
It’s Never Too Late: Connecting with a 20 Year Old
March 24th, 2011 - 28 minutes
One of the most pernicious myths infecting relationship with children is that the child’s personality is decided in the womb, or the birth canal, or the first three years of life, or…. Here’s the story of applying Natural Learning Relationships with a 20 year old reconnecting with well-being and changing family relationships forever.
Surprised? The Many Similarities Between 5 Year-Olds and 15 Year-Olds
March 3rd, 2011 - 28 minutes
Yes, your intuition is correct. Young children and teens share many traits. As this show underscores, understanding the why and how of this brings healthier relationships with all age children.
How Children of Different Ages Experience Feeling
February 24th, 2011 - 28 minutes
Children organize feelings according to their stage specific capacities. Understanding how this works is central to effective communication in the family. Join Ba and Laura as they explore this important topic.
Beyond Techniques: The Critical Importance of Understanding the Child’s Consciousness
January 6th, 2011 - 28 minutes
Child development, in Natural Learning Relationships terms, describes the changes in a child’s consciousness. When appreciated there is no need for techniques, or any form of manipulation. Here’s a chance for deepening you’re knowledge and appreciation of children.