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Your baby’s fussy behavior… now it all makes sense.
Psst… it’s actually progress!
Dr. Frans Plooij P.HD (leading expert on infant mental development and the author of the bestseller The Wonder Weeks) explains what mental leaps and Wonder Weeks are.
How do you use The Wonder Weeks chart? This video explains how you must use The Wonder Weeks chart, how to calculate the leaps and what the symbols mean in the chart.
Dr. Frans – author of the bestseller The Wonder Weeks – talks about the book “The Wonder Weeks”.
In this video Dr. Frans X. Plooij explains the fussy phases and the 3 C’s that come this these fussy phases.
The Wonder Weeks feature in:
van de Rijt and Plooij not only have they explained the periods of puzzling, difficult behavior in infancy which so worry parents, they have also shown how these behaviors mark developmental leaps and have described the stages in the infant’s understanding. What’s more, van de Rijt and Plooij have described the play and communication that work best with babies at different ages and thus helped parents understand and connect sensitively with their babies. This parent-child connection is the major prerequisite for the development of secure, well-adjusted children. The Wonder Weeks is essential reading for everyone who works with infants— pediatricians, social workers, psychologists, and, of course, parents.
Anyone who deals with infants and young children will want to read ‘The Wonder Weeks.’ ‘The Wonder Weeks’ book will open parents’ eyes to aspects of their children’s growth, development, changing behavior, and emotional responsiveness that they might otherwise not notice or find puzzling and distressing.