Children play at every stage of development. Parents create a learning environment for their infant through movement, sensory experiences and play. This lecture and demonstration session will help you learn when and how your young baby discovers play through age appropriate sensory and motor activities and toy which stimulate exploration and interaction. Bring your baby to learn strategies to optimize their developmental skills.
Class length: 90min.
Ages: 2 - 6months
(babies not yet sitting independently/crawling)
Edith Mak, OTR/L, is a licensed occupational therapist and UCLA Extension trained certified lactation educator. She is certified in pediatric and baby Neurodevelopmental treatment and has completed advanced training in treatment of children with sensory integrative dysfunction. Her clinical pediatric experience includes hospital-based care (neonatal intensive care unit, rehabilitation), school settings (early intervention, preschool) and private practice.
Carole F. Lee, MS, MA, OTR/L, SWC, CLC is an Occupational Therapist, Lactation Counselor, feeding specialist as well as Cranial Sacral practitioner. She works at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and has a private practice for infants and toddlers with feeding and / or developmental challenges. Her clinical experience includes hospital based, early intervention school based and private practice.