"Babies Learn Primarily Through Movement. Lay the groundwork for lifelong learning by understanding your baby’s development and supporting it through touch."

Recent Blog Posts

Introducing Child’Space to Seattle: Janelle is extending her life's work rooted in the Feldenkrais Method to families.

May 27, 2015

New Mother’s Appreciation

” I am so grateful that Janelle’s holistic approach really helped myself and my baby in so many ways. She has extensive knowledge about child development. Her teaching focuses on each individual child and his/her parents as she knows every child is different and special. Her class gave me so many wonderful tools such as singing and touching to be deeply connected with my baby boy!” Yumiko Taniguchi and Makoto...

Feb 22, 2014

How Babies Learn: use-it-or-lose-it from Natl Assn for Education of Young Children

How babies learn: use-it-or-lose-it Article from the National Association for the Education of Young Children Researchers now know that early movement experiences are essential to the neural stimulation needed for healthy brain development. There is a “use-it-or-lose-it” principle at work in the keeping or pruning of brain cells; movement can promote more connections in the brain. At birth, an infant’s brain, it turns out, is chock full of brain cells called neurons. Over time, each of these brain cells can form as many as 15,000 connections (synapses) with other brain cells....

Oct 24, 2013

Janelle’s Seattle Feldenkrais practice

This is the most sophisticated and effective method I have seen for the prevention and reversal of deterioration of function.  We’re condemning millions of people to a deteriorated old age that’s not necessary.” — Margaret...