The Very Serious Science Behind the Power of Play
[Source: Medical X-Press]
Could play be critical to our healthy development as children and continued emotional wellbeing as adults?
The world is in a very serious period of change right now. And it can feel like the best way to deal with seriousness is with more seriousness.
But research from both game studies and psychology suggest that the way humans process the really difficult things in life is actually through not being serious … but by being playful.