What is Learned through PLAY

This week I’m living through a dream come to reality.  I’ve wanted for a long time to provide play therapy trainings as an approved provider through the Association for Play Therapy.  Last spring I launched the Michigan Play Therapy Training Academy … and THIS week I’m holding a 5 day intensive Summer Camp!

The first day we focused on the IMPORTANCE of PLAY.  When I asked my “campers” what is learned through play, here’s what we came up with:

what is learned through play


It’s a wonderful, extensive list – and it was very well received on Facebook when I posted it the evening after the workshop, so I wanted to make sure I shared it here with you!  PLEASE feel free to SHARE, repost, print … and let everyone know the POWER and IMPORTANCE of PLAY!

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Laura Hutchison

Laura Hutchison (aka PlayDrMom) is a chubby kid turned competitive figure skater tween turned high school pom pon girl turned MSU Spartan turned grad student turned Mrs. HutcH turned Dr. turned Mom. She adores living in the Mitten, is addicted to Diet Coke, and firmly believes that ice cream is a main food group.

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