Hello from the OT staff & Dr. Amy Henry

Hello from the OT staff & Dr. Amy Henry

Hailey & Tommy up to some outdoor snowstorm fun!

With today's wonderful snow storm, it reminds me of the importance of playing outside for both parents and children.  Get out in the snow with your kids!  Cold, fresh air is actually healthy for kids.   Cold air does not make kids sick; it helps them brush off the dust and germs of being cooped up inside.  Playing outside in all types of weather is fun, healthy, sensory, and a great way to share common experiences in the natural surroundings and away from computers, TV, and video games.   Here is an article in support of playing outside.  Thanks for reading!  Now bundle up with some layers, hats, gloves and your warm coats and get out there with the kids!    Take it Outside