[E91] Connecting Practice: Take Play Seriously!

Episode 91 July 05, 2022 00:49:48
[E91] Connecting Practice: Take Play Seriously!
Empowered to Connect Podcast
[E91] Connecting Practice: Take Play Seriously!

Jul 05 2022 | 00:49:48

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Show Notes

As former doubters, we'll admit - this was a tough principle for some of us to learn. How can your kids respect you if you play too much? We're so glad you asked! This episode reveals all the things traditional parenting DIDN'T teach you about play - how it can be used as a tool to help your kids regulate, to help build connection and attachment, how play can become a tool to help de-escalate unwanted behaviors before they get to "that" point. The science backs up play as a serious parenting tool, it's time we find out why!

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