Doula and Certified Baby Signs® Instructor: Naima Bond’s Impactful Story in Atlanta

naima bond

In the bustling city of Atlanta, Georgia, a passionate advocate for early communication and infant development shines through – Naima Bond. With a background deeply rooted in early intervention, Naima has become a trusted certified Baby Signs® Instructor, bringing her wealth of knowledge to parents and educators alike. Let’s delve into her journey and discover…

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From ASL Interpreter to Instructor: Barbara’s Baby Signs® Story

Barbara Hamilton-MBambara

In the heart of Cleveland, Ohio, a passionate advocate for sign language and communication, Barbara Hamilton-Mbambara, has been making a significant impact through her Baby Signs® classes. Let’s delve into Barbara’s background, her journey into teaching Baby Signs®, and the rewarding experiences she has encountered. Barbara’s Journey: Barbara’s fascination with American Sign Language (ASL) began…

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Signs of Success: A Decade in the World of Baby Signs® with Christine Taylor

Christine Taylor

In the bustling world of parenting, finding effective ways to communicate with infants and toddlers can be challenging. However, certified Baby Signs® instructor Christine Taylor has made it her mission to empower parents and caregivers with the tools to give their little ones a “voice” before they can speak. Let’s delve into Christine’s journey, experience,…

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Sign and Rhyme for Winter

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Children of all ages love songs and rhymes that include “finger play.” Why else would “Itsy Bitsy Spider” have maintained its popularity for generation after generation of children? The nice thing is that finger play rhymes have the added advantage of helping teach babies, toddlers, and preschoolers useful signs that can enable them to communicate…

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Communicate, Connect, Thrive: Maricar’s Journey as a Baby Signs® Instructor and Postpartum Doula

Maricar

Meet Maricar, a passionate and dedicated Baby Signs® certified instructor from Along Came A Doula LLC. Born in San Francisco, she later moved to San Diego and eventually found herself in Northern Virginia, where she currently resides. Maricar’s journey into teaching Baby Signs® classes began with a fascination for the powerful communication tool that she…

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Maria Bornacini’s Baby Signs® Journey in Mexico

Baby Signs Mexico

Empowering Communication and Bonding Communication is a fundamental aspect of human connection, and for infants, it’s their window to the world. Enter Baby Signs®, a program that has been transforming the way babies and their caregivers communicate. In Mexico, Maria Bornacini is taking the lead as a Baby Signs® International Partner, making a significant impact…

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Erin Schneider, Certified Baby Signs® Instructor in Southeastern Michigan

Erin Schneider with Beebo

In the bustling world of early childhood development, few tools are as powerful as sign language when it comes to enhancing communication between caregivers and their little ones. Erin Schneider, a certified Baby Signs® Instructor hailing from the picturesque landscapes of Southeastern Michigan, has made it her mission to help parents, caregivers, and their children…

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Why Children’s Fears Increase in the 2nd Year

Mom and daughter afraid or sad

by Dr. Linda Acredolo, co-founder the Baby Signs® Program Although signing with babies is my passion, I also enjoy sharing other insights about development. Here’s an example from Baby Hearts, my book co-authored with Dr. Susan Goodwyn. Along with cake and ice cream, a child’s first birthday brings with it a not so nice gift – a significant…

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