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42 Quotes on the Importance of Play Infographic
Play constitutes an essential parameter of the normal psychosomatic development of children, as well as their statutory right. It is also an important means of communication in childhood. To review, detect and highlight all data cited regarding the role of play during the hospitalization of children. Literature review was achieved by searching the databases Scopus, PubMed, Cinhal in English, using the following key words: therapeutic play, play therapy, hospitalized child, therapist. During hospitalization, play either in the form of therapeutic play, or as in the form of play therapy, is proven to be of high therapeutic value for ill children, thus contributing to both their physical and emotional well-being and to their recovery. Play is widely used in pre-operative preparation and invasive procedures, while its use among children hospitalized for cancer is beneficial. The use of play in hospital may become a tool in the hands of healthcare professionals, in order to provide substantial assistance to hospitalized children, as long as they have appropriate training, patience, and will to apply it during hospitalization.
Albert Einstein said, "The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift. In a post that I wrote recently, I made a point to clarify that play does not exclude learning. Play is the essence of learning and we have the research to back it up. This is a list of my favorites, we need to get this concept back into circulation with the mainstream that play is the highest form of learning! View all posts by: Jayne Clare. Checks should be made payable, in U.