DIR® / Floortime™ approach

By: Catherine Downs Speech Pathology  18-Feb-2011
Keywords: Early Learning, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Spectrum Disorders

Catherine has completed the 3 day Introductory Training ("The Action is in the Interaction") on the DIR® / Floortime™ approach to intervention. This approach is based on The Developmental, Individual Difference & Relationship Based Model developed by Stanley Greenspan MD, Serena Wieder, PhD. In this approach, therapy focuses on each child's individual differences, development and ability to relate to their caregivers. For more information about this approach, refer to these websites:

 http://stanleygreenspan.com/

http://www.icdl.com/

Keywords: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Autism Therapy Randwick, Behaviour, Communication Difficulties, Dir/Floortime Model, Early Learning, Paediatric Speech Therapy, Spectrum Disorders,

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