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Novak Djokovic Foundation Hosts The Institutes Lectures in Serbia 3/4/2015

More than 600 parents from all over Serbia attended lectures in Belgrade on the 22nd of February. Parents came to learn how to help their brain-injured children. Douglas Doman, vice director of The Institutes for the Achievement of Human Potential, and Spencer Doman, child brain developmentalist, were invited by the Novak Djokovic Foundation to give […]


Down Syndrome Success Story: Mila 2/26/2015 1

Trisomy 21: Mother tells Mila’s Incredible Story Mila at 3 months of age; this picture was taken before open-heart surgery. We posted this image on top of her hospital bed to remind us of how perfect she is and full of love despite her medical challenges. Mila is a blessing to our family; she is […]

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Lectures for Parents to be Held in Dubai – 24 March, 2015

Introductory Lectures in Dubai Parents of brain-injured children and parents of well children are invited to attend lectures being offered in Dubai on March 24th, 2015. Douglas Doman will present “The Pathway to Wellness” to parents seeking help for their brain-injured children and “Fit Baby, Smart Baby, Your Baby!” to parents who are interested in […]

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Birth Trauma: The Astonishing Story of Pierre 2/11/2015 1

Birth Trauma: Recently a mother in South Africa wrote to us about her son—a young man whom we never met but whose life was greatly influenced by The Institutes. At birth the umbilical cord was wrapped around Pierre’s neck and he was almost delivered by caesarean section. All seemed well, at first. A few hours […]


Myths About Reading 2/5/2015

Myth # 1 Children who learn to read before they go to school will be bored when they go to school This is not a myth. Children who learn to read before they go to school will be bored when they go to school. But so will the kids who did not learn to read […]

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Lectures for Parents to be Held in Belgrade, Serbia – February 22, 2015 1

IAHP Lectures in Serbia Parents of brain-injured children and parents of well children are invited to attend lectures being offered in Belgrade, Serbia, on February 22, 2015. The Novak Djokovic Foundation will host IAHP’s Vice Director Douglas Doman. Douglas Doman will present “The Pathway to Wellness” to parents seeking help for their brain-injured children and “Fit Baby, […]


What Mothers Know 1/29/2015

From the moment a baby is born, a struggle begins. Mother does her best to keep her baby close to her, and the world does its best to separate mother from baby. This is a mistake because mothers are the best teachers in the world for their babies. It starts with the well-meaning hospital staff […]

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Developmental Delay Success Story: Haylie 1/28/2015

A Letter from Haylie A young woman recalls her experience on The Institutes Program – and how it changed her life Haylie writes a letter to her family Dear Family and Friends, I am writing to thank you for all of your help with overcoming my brain injury. For the last couple of years I have […]


Thought for Food 1/21/2015 2

There are few things in life dearer to us than the food we eat. Few, if any of us have ever experienced starvation or been forced to live for long periods with little or no food.  Instead we have been born into a world where food is plentiful. Vegetables are easy to prepare and very […]

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