The Dorsal Vagal Response

Hi I'm Bryan A father helping families connect through touch The Dorsal Vagal Response Or How a Baby Can Stop Crying The Vagus Nerve The vagus nerve is important for a body to regulate our systems. A baby looks to us for co-regulation and this is evident with the...

Favorite Developmental Toys For Babies (Part 1)

Hi I'm Bryan A father helping families connect through touch Favorite Developmental Toys For Babies This is a multi-part series of posts where I provide my thoughts and uses on toys and items I find supportive for babies in their development and in meeting our goal of...

How To Help A Crying Dysregulated Infant

Hi I'm Bryan A father helping families connect through touch How To Help A Crying Dysregulated Infant My 2 year old teaches me valuable lessons every day. Learning things about myself that years of schooling and self reflection have been unable to uncover. My toddler...

How To Support A Dysregulated Baby

Hi I'm Bryan A father helping families connect through touch How To Support A Dysregulated Baby Babies enter our world and are asked to do everything for the first time. Their nervous system, muscles, and body as a whole grow and develop rapidly and in a non linear...

The Best Way To Support Better Lip Seal During Breastfeeding

Hi I'm Bryan A father helping families connect through touch The Best Way To Support Better Lip Seal During Breastfeeding There are a lot of moving parts when it comes to breastfeeding. Focusing on the infant, the tongue, and the lower jaw are commonly involved when a...

The Top 3 Reasons Your Baby Should See A Manual Therapist

Hi I'm Bryan A father and physical therapist helping families connect through touch The Top 3 Reasons Your Baby Should See A Manual Therapist (Expanded List Via Youtube At Bottom) There are many ways I assist families in supporting their babies. Diagnoses are one and...