DIR® Model and Floortime™ Intervention: A proven intervention that helps connect with every child. The remarkable finding of a Canadian study and the extraordinary effect that Floortime™ play has on children's lives.
In October of 2012 the American Academy of Pediatrics gave neurofeedback their top rating in application to the behavioral symptoms of ADHD. This means that neurofeedback has met the highest standards currently being applied to the appraisal of psychosocial interventions.
Neurofeedback, also known as EEG Biofeedback or Neurotherapy, is a powerful non invasive technique that provides dramatic results for a multitude of symptoms and offers vast untapped potential to help millions of people function at optimum levels.
Preliminary results from an ongoing randomized controlled trial suggest that children in the DIR® Model and Floortime™ Play Intervention treatment group made significantly greater gains in social interaction skills in comparison to the community treatment group.
After the parents added home-based DIR® Model and Floortime™ Play Intervention at an average of 15.2 hours/week for three months, the intervention group made significantly greater gains in all three measures employed in the study.
In 2009, an NCEF study on mental illness returned disturbing results: Nearly 20 percent of Collier’s children may be suffering from undiagnosed and untreated behavioral health issues. Collier H.U.G.S. addresses the prevention and early identification of mental health issues, including strengthening the mental health component of programs for young children and better integrating primary health care with mental health care.
Divorce is one of the most life altering experiences you and your children will ever face. Change usually involves letting go of things that are familiar in order that new possibilities can emerge. My commitment in Parenting Coordination is to help you create co-parenting strategies designed to help your children thrive and realize their full potential.
I am Sara L. Henry, MA, LMFT, a Marriage and Family Therapist licensed to practice in Florida (MT 2327) and California (MFC 35605). I am also the founder of HNC | Henry NeuroRelational Center. I have been privileged to be part of the healing and growth processes of children and their families, teenage individuals, adult individuals and couples for the last 17 years.
As a wife, mother and psychotherapist, I am keenly aware how vital our emotional relationships are to our health and well being. Naturally, our emotional relationships are fluid and ever changing. Your children's emotional relationships play a critical role in their health, growth and development too. In my practice, I actively explore appropriate therapeutic techniques with you and apply them in the context of your uniquely dynamic emotional relationships.