Fear of Heights

Fall 2018 Class Article

Week #6

Did you know that crawling produces a fear of heights? When a child propels their body into space, the brain becomes aware of information in the peripheral visual field and uses this information to correct balance. Please find this week's article about walking and talking and a fear of heights:  Fear of Heights Article

In class, our vestibular exercise in our developmental movement series on therapy balls, using our octaband and while dancing in general space helps develop our little one's sense of balance and coordination.

I hope that you enjoy this fully loaded article.


Go-Carting babies reveal origin of fear of heights (2013, July 17). Retrieved from https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg21929264-500-go-carting-babies-reveal-origin-of-fear-of-heights/