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Nurturance - The Key to Brain Development


Nurturance - The Key to Brain Development


The poverty and stress of lower socioeconomic households often doesn’t leave time for learning. In a chaotic situation, it’s hard to focus on one thing, yet attention and focus are key skills that children need to acquire for learning to take place. Optimal brain development can only occur when a child is cared for and feels safe. This video is part of our expert series featuring Dr. Helen Neville and it describes the importance of nurturance.  How can tenderness and love help your baby?

Dr. Helen Neville
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