Education Initiative Videos

Think Tank Videos

2017 Simms/Mann Think Tank
2017 Simms/Mann Think Tank
2015 Simms/Mann Think Tank
2015 Simms/Mann Think Tank
2014 Simms/Mann Think Tank
2014 Simms/Mann Think Tank
2013 Simms/Mann Think Tank
2013 Simms/Mann Think Tank

Attachment & Attunement

Dr. Catherine Monk: The Mother-Infant Relationship Before Birth & Why it Matters
Dr. Catherine Monk: The Mother-Infant Relationship Before Birth & Why it Matters
Dr. Andrew Meltzoff: Bodies, Brains & Emotions in Infant Development
Dr. Andrew Meltzoff: Bodies, Brains & Emotions in Infant Development
Synchrony and the Neurobiology of Attachment: Ruth Feldman, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Synchrony and the Neurobiology of Attachment: Ruth Feldman, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
An Interview with Ruth Feldman, PhD: 2014 Think Tank
An Interview with Ruth Feldman, PhD: 2014 Think Tank
Mentalization: Peter Fonagy, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Mentalization: Peter Fonagy, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
What is Mentalization?: Peter Fonagy, Phd
What is Mentalization?: Peter Fonagy, Phd
Parenting, It's Okay to Make Mistakes: Peter Fonagy, Phd
Parenting, It's Okay to Make Mistakes: Peter Fonagy, Phd
Emotional Regulation in Young Children: Peter Fonagy, Phd
Emotional Regulation in Young Children: Peter Fonagy, Phd
How Does One Develop a Sense of Self?: Peter Fonagy, Phd
How Does One Develop a Sense of Self?: Peter Fonagy, Phd
Mentalization and Caregivers: Peter Fonagy, Phd
Mentalization and Caregivers: Peter Fonagy, Phd
What is Quality Time?: Peter Fonagy, Phd
What is Quality Time?: Peter Fonagy, Phd
Dyadic Interventions: Alicia Lieberman, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Dyadic Interventions: Alicia Lieberman, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Understanding the Emotional Life of Children: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Understanding the Emotional Life of Children: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Understanding Early Childhood Experiences: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Understanding Early Childhood Experiences: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Ghosts and Angels in the Nursery: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Ghosts and Angels in the Nursery: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Importance of Non-Parental Caregivers: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Importance of Non-Parental Caregivers: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Key Relationships in the First Three Years: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Key Relationships in the First Three Years: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Role of Siblings: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Role of Siblings: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
An Interview with Andrew Meltzoff, PhD: 2013 Think Tank
An Interview with Andrew Meltzoff, PhD: 2013 Think Tank

Fathers

The Importance of Fathers: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
The Importance of Fathers: Alicia Lieberman, Phd
Mothers and Fathers, How They Mentalize Differently: Peter Fonagy, Phd
Mothers and Fathers, How They Mentalize Differently: Peter Fonagy, Phd
An Interview with Kyle Pruett, Phd: 2014 Think Tank
An Interview with Kyle Pruett, Phd: 2014 Think Tank
Paternal Instinct: Building the House Within Speaker Series
Paternal Instinct: Building the House Within Speaker Series

Early Development

Dr. Pat Levitt: Priming the Pump: Framing the Early Development Roots of Whole Child Outcomes
Dr. Pat Levitt: Priming the Pump: Framing the Early Development Roots of Whole Child Outcomes
Jonathan Mooney: Different Kinds of Minds @ Simms/Mann 2017 Think Tank
Jonathan Mooney: Different Kinds of Minds @ Simms/Mann 2017 Think Tank

Early Investment

The Importance of Early Investment: Art Rolnick, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
The Importance of Early Investment: Art Rolnick, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
The Economic Case for Investing in Quality Early Care: Art Rolnick, Phd
The Economic Case for Investing in Quality Early Care: Art Rolnick, Phd
Foundation Years- Optimizing Return on Investment: Art Rolnick, Phd
Foundation Years- Optimizing Return on Investment: Art Rolnick, Phd
Investing In Early Care: Art Rolnick, Phd
Investing In Early Care: Art Rolnick, Phd
Developing High Quality Early Care Programs: Art Rolnick, Phd
Developing High Quality Early Care Programs: Art Rolnick, Phd
Closing the Achievement Gap: Art Rolnick, Phd
Closing the Achievement Gap: Art Rolnick, Phd
Importance of Parental Engagement: Art Rolnick, Phd
Importance of Parental Engagement: Art Rolnick, Phd
Successful Strategies for Early Care Education: Art Rolnick, Phd
Successful Strategies for Early Care Education: Art Rolnick, Phd
Early Care Providers: Art Rolnick, Phd
Early Care Providers: Art Rolnick, Phd
Why Early Matters: Pat Levitt, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Why Early Matters: Pat Levitt, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Whole Child Panel Discussion @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Whole Child Panel Discussion @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank

Communication

Dr. Patricia Kuhl: Music and the Baby Brain
Dr. Patricia Kuhl: Music and the Baby Brain
An Interview with Patricia Kuhl, PhD: 2013 Think Tank
An Interview with Patricia Kuhl, PhD: 2013 Think Tank

Temperament

Temperament and Genetics: Nathan Fox, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Temperament and Genetics: Nathan Fox, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Understanding Your Child's Temperament: Nathan Fox, Phd
Understanding Your Child's Temperament: Nathan Fox, Phd
Can a Child's Temperament Change Over Time?: Nathan Fox, Phd
Can a Child's Temperament Change Over Time?: Nathan Fox, Phd
Temperament and Personality: Nathan Fox, Phd
Temperament and Personality: Nathan Fox, Phd
Benefits of Varying Temperaments: Nathan Fox, Phd
Benefits of Varying Temperaments: Nathan Fox, Phd
Parenting- It's Not One Size Fits All: Nathan Fox, Phd
Parenting- It's Not One Size Fits All: Nathan Fox, Phd

Self-Regulation

Dr. Stuart Shanker: The Foundation of Self-Regulation: Stress Regulation in Infants 0-3
Dr. Stuart Shanker: The Foundation of Self-Regulation: Stress Regulation in Infants 0-3
Dr. Ruth Feldman: How Parent-Infant Synchrony Supports Children's Regulatory Capacities
Dr. Ruth Feldman: How Parent-Infant Synchrony Supports Children's Regulatory Capacities

Executive Functions

Executive Functions: Adele Diamond, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Executive Functions: Adele Diamond, PhD @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
What Are Executive Functions?: Adele Diamond, Phd
What Are Executive Functions?: Adele Diamond, Phd
How to Help Children Develop Executive Functions: Adele Diamond, Phd
How to Help Children Develop Executive Functions: Adele Diamond, Phd
Are Executive Functions a Fixed Trait?: Adele Diamond, Phd
Are Executive Functions a Fixed Trait?: Adele Diamond, Phd
Executive Functions and the Whole Child: Adele Diamond, Phd
Executive Functions and the Whole Child: Adele Diamond, Phd
Early Education Does Not Equal Academic Instruction: Adele Diamond, Phd
Early Education Does Not Equal Academic Instruction: Adele Diamond, Phd
How to Organize Your Child's World: Adele Diamond, Phd
How to Organize Your Child's World: Adele Diamond, Phd
Dr. Stephanie Carlson: Shaping Executive Function Skills: What Can Caregivers Do?
Dr. Stephanie Carlson: Shaping Executive Function Skills: What Can Caregivers Do?

Play

Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek: Play: Rethinking How We Educate Our Children
Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek: Play: Rethinking How We Educate Our Children

Artistic Performances

Mona Golabek Performance @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Mona Golabek Performance @ the Simms/Mann Institute 2015 Think Tank
Special Performance by Pianist, Harmony Zhu @ Simms/Mann 2017 Think Tank
Special Performance by Pianist, Harmony Zhu @ Simms/Mann 2017 Think Tank

Simms/Mann Institute Faculty Fellowship

Simms/Mann Faculty Fellowship: Santa Barbara City College Board of Trustees Presentation 2014
Simms/Mann Faculty Fellowship: Santa Barbara City College Board of Trustees Presentation 2014