10 episodes

A Cup of Java with Dr. Nava offers parents, children and a wider audience key parenting and developmental information from Dr. Nava R. Silton, a Developmental Psychologist, a Psychology Professor, and a mother of five!

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    • Kids & Family
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A Cup of Java with Dr. Nava offers parents, children and a wider audience key parenting and developmental information from Dr. Nava R. Silton, a Developmental Psychologist, a Psychology Professor, and a mother of five!

    Understanding Craniofacial Difference with myFace's Dina Zuckerberg

    Understanding Craniofacial Difference with myFace's Dina Zuckerberg

    In this episode, we learn about the impact of craniofacial difference on early child development and how wonderful organizations like myFace offer support to families and children with craniofacial differences and how the Wonder Project, based on RJ Palacio's bestselling book, Wonder about craniofacial difference, helps typically developing kids in schools across the world better understand life from that perspective. Listeners will learn about craniofacial difference and about how to begin speaking to their children about the beauty of difference.

    • 29 min
    How to Get Out of Thinking Traps with Ariella Azaraf!

    How to Get Out of Thinking Traps with Ariella Azaraf!

    In this episode, you'll learn how to get yourself out of a thinking trap, how to prevent yourself from spiraling and how to regulate your own emotions before addressing your children's or other's concerns. The episode will also delve into best practices for self-regulation in children. Enjoy a small, but insightful dose of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy from Ariella Azaraf, a wonderful and successful psychotherapist on the Upper East Side.  

    • 20 min
    So You Want To Be Successful? A Look into Emotional Intelligence

    So You Want To Be Successful? A Look into Emotional Intelligence

    "IQ might get you hired, but EQ gets you promoted" - Time Magazine
    This episode delves into the construct of Emotional Intelligence, one of the most important ingredients towards future life success. Learn what Emotional Intelligence is, why it's important, how it relates to the brain and finally, how can we enhance our current Emotional Intelligence with clear, helpful and practical strategies!

    • 21 min
    A Lovely Chat With Matt: Emmy-Award Winning Children's TV Writer & Funny Adult Playwright

    A Lovely Chat With Matt: Emmy-Award Winning Children's TV Writer & Funny Adult Playwright

    What do Fancy Nancy, Sofia the First, Curious George, Goldie & Bear and Firebuds have in common? They all have an incredible writer behind them...Matt Hoverman! Matt is an Emmy Award-Winning Children's TV Writer, Actor and funny Adult Playwright. He has written a variety of shows for Disney and his numerous successful plays have been showcased on and off-Broadway.  Here's a unique peak at Matt's incredible and thoughtful insights and advice. For more information on Matt Hoverman and to see some of his wonderful work, please visit his website: www.matthoverman.com.  

    • 41 min
    Discussing How Colorful Chess Can Be For the Developing Brain

    Discussing How Colorful Chess Can Be For the Developing Brain

    Evan Rabin, a National Chess Master, shares the wonderful benefits of chess for children and adults alike. Whether it's Critical Thinking, Socialization, Strategic Planning or Cognitive Flexibility, Chess can have wonderful benefits for individuals of all ages. Delight in Evan's incredible journey with his company, Premier Chess and let the games begin!  

    • 23 min
    Best Practices for Ensuring the Best Outcomes for Your Children or Students with Disabilities

    Best Practices for Ensuring the Best Outcomes for Your Children or Students with Disabilities

    Tobey Lass, a BCBA Therapist with over 15 years of experience working with children on the autism spectrum and children with other, diverse disabilities, offers her insights on what all parents, teachers and practitioners should keep in mind and on how to ensure the best possible outcomes for individuals with disabilities. 

    • 33 min

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