May 6, 2022

The Family Spinner, a creation from our member Ilana Schwarcz on Pittsburgh Today Live

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Resilience expert Dr. Deborah Gilboa talks about the family spinner, a little device that can help parents and kids get conversations going on Pittbsurgh Today Live.

The Family Spinner was created by Ilana Schwarcz a long time Entrepreneurs Member. llana’s, son was five years old and was having trouble communicating with his parents. To help get conversation and communication flowing, Ilana created a makeshift spinner with prompts so that she could teach her son how to talk to them at dinnertime. And it worked! Not only did he learn how to open up to his parents, he became interested in and enjoyed hearing what they were doing in their days.

Learn more about the Family Spinner here



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