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Benefits of Play Videos

Playing Doctor
Children learn about the world around them through games and play. During this time, they develop the necessary skills vital for later in life.
Kids in the House
With the wealth of enrichment and developmental activities available, parents may feel tempted to involve their child in as much as possible.
Therapist Julie Wright, MFT describes the importance of developmental, child-led play
Julie Wright, MFT talks about imagination in young children and why today's world isn't conducive to imagination
David Reeves
  Outdoor winter play has long been blamed for colds and the flu.
View Erica Curtis, LMFT's video on Art can help children make sense of the world...
See Erica Curtis, LMFT's video on When art is more than a way to pass time...
Sydney's Book Club
It is amazing how we as parents adapt and grow through parenthood just as much (if not more) as our children do.  I have often heard people say “the first... read more
Learn about: Fostering learning through fun parent-child activities from Adrian Kulp,...
Watch Video: Importance of play for young kids by Madeline Levine, PhD, ...
Learn about: Getting kids to play by themselves from Nicole Hill, MA,...
Learn about: How art can be used to enhance child development from Maria Elena Cruz,...
Watch Lisa Sunbury, MA's video on Why play is so important for babies...
Learn about: Promoting school success through play from Fay Van Der Kar-Levinson, PhD,...
Watch Barbara Olinger, MSW's video on Toddler attention span...
See Jane M. Healy, PhD's video on Benefits of unstructured play...Unstructured play is nature's way of building your young child's brain. Young children are naturally... read more
Learn about: Developing social skills from Rebecca Eberlin, PhD,...
Watch Donna Holloran, MSW's video on Teaching solo play...
View Daniel Asres's video on Importance of free play...
Watch Video: Benefit of doing art activities with your kids by Charlotte Reznick, PhD, ...
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