Promoting Health and Wellbeing

Alison Tonkin, Jenni Etchells

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This chapter will explore the use of play and recreation in the healthcare setting for developing, maintaining and promoting the health and wellbeing of children and young people. Examples of how play and recreation contribute to health and wellbeing within healthcare delivery are embedded within the chapter content.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPlay in Healthcare
Subtitle of host publicationUsing Play to Promote Child Development and Wellbeing
EditorsAlison Tonkin
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9781134673148, 9781315883595
ISBN (Print)9780415712927, 9780415712934
Publication statusPublished - 3 Jul 2014
Externally publishedYes

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