This approach recognizes the EI field has taken huge steps since its inception. Those steps have evolved family practices. We at The Envelope see this approach as a way for our profession to take another step toward further evolution by…

Moving from Routine Activities that…
  • Focus on individual routines
  • Acknowledge family strengths
  • Are led by practitioners via traditional coaching practices
  • “Teach” new information and skills through particular coaching strategies
To the More Complex Developmental Strategies that …
  • Focus on individual interactions
  • Honor and utilize family strengths
  • Are led by the family via what they already do and why they do it
  • Align and augment family knowledge and skills