SkillsActive endorsed training provider Leeds Metropolitan University is hosting a day of presentations and workshops in partnership with Leeds Play Network. The event brings together service providers, practitioners and researchers to discuss the many ways in which play can benefit the whole population – from babies to older people and everyone in between.
When: 27th June 2013, 09:00 – 17:00
Where: Rose Bowl, Leeds Metropolitan University
The event will include two keynote speakers, and a wide range of presentations and practical workshops, covering a number of topics, all falling within the general theme of the conference.
Papers and Workshops have been developed around the following general themes:
• Play with the early years
• Play therapy
• Therapeutic play with older people
• The impact of play deprivation
• Research findings from play research
• Play in the workplace
• Play at the end of life
• Play and bereavement
• Play and people with Learning disabilities