Emotional Development Milestones for baby (0-1 years)
This section of the site aims to explain you Emotional Development Milestones achieved by your baby in his first year.
Emotional & Social Development are crucial aspects in our life and its importance can be realized in following quotation:
“The child to be concerned about is the one who is actively unhappy, [in school]…. In the long run, a child’s emotional development has a far greater impact on his life than his school performance or the curriculum’s richness, so it is wise to do everything possible to change a situation in which a child is suffering excessively.”
By: Dorothy H. Cohen (20th century), U.S. educator, child development specialist.
This section emphasizes on the fact that your child’s personality is most actively molded by the attitudes of the parents or others who provide most of their care. Hence it is our fundamental responsibility to understand this process and help our kid achieve best in their life.
Baby’s Brain as potential
The first year of your baby’s life is all about building up connections through experience, and as certain events occur over and over again, the same groups of neurons are activated simultaneously and thus life becomes more predictable.
Your input is vital and a stimulating environment will help your baby’s brain to grow. At this stage as we know, baby’s brain is forming connections so events which are repeated over and over are stimulating and we need to make sure that those events are positive.
Some ideas for positive re-enforcements:
- When changing nappy or clothes or giving bath to baby sing some lively rhyme with action like “Teddy bear Teddy bear turn around” or “Row Row a boat”.
- Lie with your baby on bed and play with him, blow raspberries on tummy or pedal his legs, trust me he’ll cherish this time most with you.
- Try to visit a park daily, show your baby sky, birds , flowers, trees – there is nothing more stimulating than nature and it calms the kid. Let your kid appreciate this natural beauty around him.
- Take him along with you to supermarket or shopping spree and explain him everything. I know its not that easy but try to select a time when they’re wide awake and in a mood to enjoy a ride with you.
- Get a rocking chair so that when you are busy working at home, make him sit near you and talk to him as much as you can.
This is just list of ideas, and you can create many such ideas and you will learn by yourself while dealing with your baby, what stimulates him the most.
Let’s study Emotional Development Milestones for babies and toddlers in detail.
1351Baby shower guest sign in ideas
2533Boy baby shower decorations ideas
1607Girl baby shower favors ideas
23705Intermittent Fasting – Is It Safe For Children?
1791TOP 10 Girl baby shower themes ideas for 2017
23689It is Safe to Eat Raw Meat – A Guide to Choosing the Right Type
600Baby shower fruit tray ideas
4319Baby shower afternoon tea ideas
23735IBS, Depression, and Skin Problems in Fructose Malabsorption
23715Understanding Poop – Constipation, IBS, and Other Digestive Disorders
1909Purchase The Special Twin Baby Shower Cakes From Your Local Stores
218710 Useful Triplet baby shower ideas for you!
3923Baby shower snack ideas pinterest
4291High tea baby shower ideas – 10 ways to have a High tea baby shower party!
554Welcoming a Baby Angel in Style with the Best Baby shower souvenir ideas
2041Planning a Baby shower program ideas – detailed guide
2553TOP 10 Baby girl baby shower food ideas
2463Baby shower ideas pinterest boy
752Baby girl shower decoration ideas
760Baby shower wishing well ideas
1823Brunch baby shower food ideas
3653Games for baby showers ideas
588Boy baby shower themes ideas
2643Baby shower camo ideas
1817Baby shower girl themes ideas
1155Garden baby shower ideas
3905Baby shower game ideas uk
1829Girly baby shower ideas
3699Baby shower ideas australia
1435Pinterest baby shower gift ideas
282Ideas for boy baby shower
3187Thank you gift ideas for baby shower hostess
880Zebra baby shower ideas
1811Monkey baby shower decorations ideas
2663Garden party baby shower ideas
25482Protected: 41 best toys and gifts for 12-year-old boys in 2018