Inspired Early Childhood Development, LLC
Connecting. engaging. inspiring.
Providing DIRFloortime Therapy & other developmental, play-based interventions & services across Central Virginia for young children, adolescents, & their families.
Finally! An approach to therapy that focuses on whole-child development, individual differences, and the value of supportive, warm, & nurturing relationships.
What is a Developmental, Play-Based Intervention?
Developmental, play-based models for intervention are focused on teaching adults to engage in non-directive interactive strategies to foster interaction and development of communication in the context of play. One such approach is known as DIRFloortime (the Developmental, Individual Differences, and Relationship-Based model).
DIRFloortime Helps children develop crucial skills:
Regulation & attention
Social engagement & attachment
Social problem solving
Floortime All the Time and Everywhere!
Why use DIRFloortime?
Proven effective-- research supported, field tested, & rooted in developmental psychology
Targets the key cognitive & social-emotional capacities children need to thrive in the real world
Promotes learning & growth through play & interaction
Fosters warm, attuned parent-child & parent-caregiver relationships
Meets your specific needs-- apply DIRFloortime strategies in developmental order or use them as standalone teaching tools
Includes quick catchphrases that make strategies "stick"
Leads to children & teens becoming joyful, spontaneous, flexible, creative, & empathethic human beings