Incredible Babies: A Guide and Journal of your Baby's First Year: Ways to Promote your Baby's Social, Emotional and Language Development
The Incredible Babies book shows you how to promote and understand your baby's physical, social, emotional and language development. It includes safety alerts, developmental principles, and a journal section where you can capture and preserve your memories of your baby's likes and dislikes, favourite songs, stories and daily routines.
Organised around the developmental baby stages of 0-3 months, 4-6 months and 6-12 months, the book provides simple but effective techniques to help you observe, read and learn about your baby's cues, signals and unique temperament: Cope with baby's crying and fussy periods, Baby-proof your home, Understand how babies learn from your responsive interactions, Speak "parent-ese," sing and read to your baby, provide optimal physical, tactile, auditory and visual stimulation, Begin to set up predictable routines and rituals, Learn strategies to keep your baby and yourself calm.
And also how to get support from others and involve other family members and friends in your baby's life.
About the Author:
Carolyn Webster-Stratton, PH.D is an educational psychologist who for twenty years has been developing and evaluating interventions to help children with behaviour problems. She is the author of the well-known parent book The Incredible Years: A Trouble-Shooting Guide for Parents fo Young Children (Ages 3-8 Years).
[CODE: IY-2077; Pages: 215]
[Author: Carolyn Webster-Stratton, PH.D.; Age Suitability: 0 to 12 months]
The following Incredible Years manuals/books are available from OTB:
- INCREDIBLE TEACHERS: Nurturing Children's Social, Emotional and Academic Competence
- INCREDIBLE BABIES: A Guide and Journal of your Baby's First Year
- INCREDIBLE TODDLERS: A Guide and Journal of Your Toddler’s Discoveries
- INCREDIBLE YEARS: A Trouble-Shooting Guide for Parents of Children Aged 2-8 Years
- COLLABORATING WITH PARENTS TO REDUCE CHILDREN'S BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
Supplementary Materials available from OTB: