The Decline of Play and Rise in Children’s Mental Disorders

There’s a reason kids are more anxious and depressed than ever. During the same half-century or more that free play has declined, school and school-like activities (such as lessons out of school and adult-directed sports) have risen continuously in prominence. Children today spend more hours per day, days per year, and years of their life inContinua a leggere “The Decline of Play and Rise in Children’s Mental Disorders”