November 2011

All Work and No Play Make Janie and Johnny Sad Little Children

Why Children Need Play Time

Ever wonder why our modern children, with their plethora of video games, play dates, sources of entertainment, and dozens of scheduled activities seem more depressed and often supposedly require so much medication? It turns out that all of these modern advances may not be that great for them at all—and what they are lacking, of course, is simply sheer unplanned playtime.