ScreenStrong Families

The Power of Independent Play with Dr. Adriana Stacey (#143)

March 22, 2023 Dr. Adriana Stacey
ScreenStrong Families
The Power of Independent Play with Dr. Adriana Stacey (#143)
Show Notes

Today, Melanie and Dr. Adriana Stacey discuss a recent article in the Journal of Pediatrics on independent play and how it relates to children’s mental well-being. This episode is full of great recommendations, encouragement, and a ton of research on why allowing your children the autonomy of independent play will make them happier, healthier, and more well-rounded adults.

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Production Team:

  • Host: Melanie Hempe
  • Producer & Audio Editor: Olivia Kernekin