Have you noticed that kids aren’t spending as much time outdoors anymore?

It’s no secret that with increased exposure to accessible technology children are spending less time outdoors rolling down hills, climbing trees or nature playing and more time engaging with screens.

Angela Hanscom from TimberNook recently sat down with the Exceptional Parenting Podcast to talk about how outdoor play is crucial for a child’s cognitive and physical development – and why a lack of it could be (partly) to blame for today’s epidemic levels of attention deficits, as well as sensory and emotional disorders.

Read about our recent partnership with TimberNook here.

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