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The Creation of Ability 4/30/2015

Is a baby born with certain abilities or can the intelligence of the baby be increased significantly? It has long been believed that the key milestones in a child’s development are achieved automatically, purely as a result of the child’s growing older over time and or the baby’s genetic make up. This theory dictates that the […]

Shakira Is Teaching Her Baby To Read And He Loves It 4/29/2015

Mother and Father with Milan  Fifty years ago Glenn Doman wrote How to Teach Your Baby to Read. When Random House published the book there were basically two reactions: “This is a brilliant and wonderful idea” or “What planet did this man fly in from?” And so it has been for 5 decades. Millions of mothers […]

Shakira With Family


ETI Graduate Tells Her Story – Chenee 4/24/2015

“We had just finished a performance in Tokyo, and I was off to watch a colleague perform on the aerial lyra. This was the first time I had ever seen an aerial performance outside of Cirque du Soleil and immediately had to try it. Soon after, I moved back to the States for the purpose […]

ETI Graduate Tells Her Story – Victoria 4/22/2015

Victoria  in a hammer throw competition “Hammer throw is a discipline that requires extreme coordination, balance, strength, and even endurance, both mental and physical. Looking back, I am certain that without the early mental and physical training I received thanks to The Institutes’ Early Development Program and International School I would not be where I […]

Victoria 2


ETI Graduate Tells Her Story: Janelle 4/21/2015

Janelle with her twin sister “My time in The Evan Thomas Institute had a huge effect on my attention to physical fitness and my performance as an athletic artist.  One of the biggest assets I think I gained was the habit of cross-training.  As a professional dancer and acrobat, the discipline to cross-train is invaluable […]

Frequently Asked Questions about “The Glenn Doman Method” 4/15/2015

Who was Glenn Doman? GLENN DOMAN founded The Institutes for the Achievement of Human Potential to which parents from every continent have been finding their way for more than a half-century. It is difficult to know if Glenn and The Institutes are more prominent for their pioneering work in the treatment of brain-injured children, or […]

Glenn and Janet Doman

Caleb with his Family

Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Caleb 4/9/2015 1

Cerebral Palsy: Don’t tell Caleb he can’t get better – he won’t believe you. Caleb and his mom. When Caleb’s parents were told that their son had Cerebral Palsy, doctors told them that his prognosis was poor and his future looked bleak. His mother, who works in the health care industry, was stunned by the […]

What To Do About Your Brain-Injured Child Course – Singapore – July 26-31 2015

The What To Do About Your Brain-Injured Child Singapore Course What To Do About Your Brain-Injured Child is a comprehensive course that provides parents with vital information on how to significantly increase their child’s mobility, intelligence, and social growth, and to improve their health and physical growth.   Parents are the best therapists: The Institutes […]



Let’s Get Physical 3/26/2015

Winter is over now – it is time to get out – and get physical again. There are wonderful physical activities that families can enjoy doing together all year round, but in the temperate climates each season is quite different. The change in weather and temperature offers different opportunities for physical challenges that families can do together.  […]

Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Diego 3/25/2015

Diagnosis: Cerebral Palsy Prognosis: Very Poor Outcome: Wow A Hero’s Welcome Just a few months after finding out she was pregnant, Diego’s mother was told that the baby had a genetic abnormality. Soon after delivery, it was found that the baby had a mitral valve prolapse. As a result of the prolapse, the baby would […]

Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Diego