Babies go through a LOT of changes during their first year of life. From a helpless newborn to a toddler who is moving about, it’s hard to keep track of all the changes they will go through.
This class will help you understand how your child is growing, developing and learning during the first year so that you can make informed parenting decisions and choose parenting strategies that are right for you and your baby.
Topics will include:
- Stages of cognitive and emotional development
- Developmental milestones and understanding them
- Sleep development: stages and issues
- The role of attachment, including soothing and self-soothing
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About the instructor:
Dr. Ellie Wheeler is from the United Kingdom. She got her Master’s degree in Psychology and Mathematics from the University of St Andrews in 2002 and went on to gain her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Glasgow in 2009. Before completing her doctorate, she worked as a nanny for a number of years, specializing in working with children with special needs. After graduating, she worked as a psychologist in the UK, working with young people suffering from eating disorders and their families.