What are the Wonder Weeks?

Babies have been observed to go through 'fussy' phases just before they make big steps forward in their cognitive development. We chat to Wonder Weeks co-author Dr Frans Plooij about the theory behind the book ...

3 things to encourage in your child’s play

Play provides your child with opportunities to develop in a number of essential skills such as planning and sequencing, executive functioning, problem solving, social skills and understanding others, expressive and receptive language and self-regulation.

Recognising the early signs of autism

It is important that parents act quickly if they suspect their child may be exhibiting some of these signs of autism. Studies have shown that the best outcomes are achieved when treatment for ASD is started as early as possible.