Sensory Play:  Is It Important?

Sensory Play: Is It Important?

How We Learn About the World Around Us Our sensory systems include touch, taste, smell, vision, hearing, movement (vestibular) and body awareness (proprioception). [1] We interact with the world through these senses. We may withdraw from something if our brain...
The Benefits of Outside Play for Developing Children

The Benefits of Outside Play for Developing Children

“In nature, children learn to take risks, overcome fears, make new friends, regulate emotions, and create imaginary worlds.” – Angela Hanscom In this short video Angela Hanscom, Paediatric Occupational Therapist, shares her experience and knowledge on the importance...