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Born to Talk – Full film

Introduction - what babies see & hear

A closer look at how baby experiences the world.

Communication at feeding time

Eye contact and connecting with baby through conversation.

Communication at changing time

Care routines offer an excellent opportunity for two way conversation to reassure and soothe baby.

First attempts to communicate

The importance of early communication patterns.

Interpreting different types of cry

Understanding babies needs.

Dad's involvement

Looking at the role of Dad.

Smiling "conversations"

Two way exchanges, developing emotional connection.

Interpreting signals

Understanding baby’s non-verbal communication

Turn taking conversations

Conversations with baby.

Experienced grannies

Looking at other key attachment relationships.

Routines and anticipation

Baby develops awareness and communicates expectations.

Understanding babies communications

Summary of baby’s ability to communicate.