play http://wrvo.org en Play, the kale of behavior http://wrvo.org/post/play-kale-behavior <p>That’s right, eat it up. Play has so many benefits that one play researcher describes it as the super food of behavior. <a href="http://gwengordonplay.com/about.html">Gwen Gordon</a> is a pioneer in the field of <a href="http://gwengordonplay.com/index.html">transpersonal play</a>. She’s worked with the MIT Media Lab, won an Emmy for children’s programming, and is currently producing the documentary <a href="http://seriouslythemovie.com/">“Seriously! A Movie About Play.”</a></p><p><strong>Click 'Read More' to hear our interview with Gwen Gordon.</strong></p><p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Take Care Staff 50073 at http://wrvo.org Play, the kale of behavior Can playing as an adult be good for you? http://wrvo.org/post/can-playing-adult-be-good-you <p>You may think playtime is just for children, but research is showing that spending time just playing may be good for your health as an adult. Lorraine Rapp and Linda Lowen, hosts of WRVO's health and wellness show <a href="http://wrvo.org/programs/take-care-wrvo-1-npr-news">Take Care</a>, recently spoke with Gwen Gordon, an expert in the scientific benefits of play.</p><p><em>Lorraine Rapp: What can you tell us about the actual health benefits of play?</em></p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 13:12:51 +0000 WRVO News 50042 at http://wrvo.org Can playing as an adult be good for you?