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Waldon Teaches

Bishopswood School June 2013

Schools in Oxfordshire

Young Adult


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About Geoffrey Waldon


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Waldon's Book (early draft)

Walter Solomon

Chris Holland

Mary Jo Middleton

With a foreward by
Prof. Colwyn Trevarthen

Chapter abstracts

Author's preface

1st two pages

Child development



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The Waldon Approach to Child Development
Mary Jo Middleton
Mary Jo Middleton is a physiotherapist and special needs teacher who has been using the Waldon Approach for over 25 years with a wide range of children and adults.
She met Geoffrey through other Waldon practitioners in Leeds while volunteering as a literacy teacher. She was able to visit and observe him working in Manchester and participated in a study group which he led.

She has a Masters degree in Philosophy and Psychology of Language.