Developmental Stages

Terrific Twos

Terrific Twos – Dr. Steve Cook, pediatrician at GCHS, introduces the viewer to his two and a half year old daughter Shanon as well a the whole spectrum of the “Terrific” not “Terrible” Twos! Dr. Cook introduces the viewer to a two-year old’s development as well as their behavior. Time 24 minutes.

New baby and Siblings

New Baby and Siblings – Join Dr. Neil Herendeen, director of the pediatric practice at GCHS, as he discusses the issues surrounding a new baby at home with other children and how to help start good sibling relationships and minimize sibling rivalry. Time 24 minutes

Child Proofing Your Home for Toddlers

Child Proofing Home – Dr. Jeannette Flynn, pediatrician, GCHS, gives a host of suggestions on child-proofing your home to make it safe for your toddler.

Safety for one-year olds.

Toddler Safety II – for a discussion on preventing accidents for your 1-year old with Dr. Sue Tanski, pediatrician at GCHS. Time 26 minutes.

Toddler Safety

Toddler Safety – join Rowena Johnson, a professional child care giver and Lena Shiao, MS, an Early Childhood Educator, as they discuss tips for keeping your toddler safe both at home as well as what to look for, safety-wise, in center care. Time – 27 minutes.

Shaken Baby

Shaken Baby – learn about the dangers of “Shaken baby” and how to prevent it. Pam Herendeen, a pediatric nurse practitioner at GCHS, helps parents deal with the frustration that often leads to shaking a baby by looking at choices parents have. Time 24 minutes.

Infant Safety

Toy Safety for Infants – join Ms. Judy Braiman, President, Empire State Consumer Association, as she discusses toy safety for young children. A must-see before holiday shopping, topics range from cribs to infant toys are covered. Resources are shown. Time – 50 minutes.

Fun with a One-year Old

Having Fun with Infants and Toddlers – Early childhood professional, Helen Greene, explores a number of general issues related to infants and toddlers. If you have an infant or toddler in your life this conversation is for you. Time – 24 minutes

Rising a Deaf Child – One Year Olds

Raising a Deaf Child – MCC Professor Beth Laidlaw tells her story as the mom of a deaf child. Beth signs throughout the interview and helps the viewer know what to look for in their own very young children that might hint at hearing issues. Time 26 minutes.

Early Literacy at One Year

Early Literacy – Shira May Peterson, Ph.D. is an early language development specialist from Children’s Institute. She shares tips and guidance into what parents and caregivers can do to to fully develop the foundation of their child’s literacy in the first stages in life. Time 40 minutes.