“A lack of play should be treated like malnutrition – it’s a health risk to your body and mind.
Be aware of play killers. Part of nourishing your play is putting yourself in an environment that supports and promotes that play.” (p.215)
Ref: (emphases in blue bold mine) Stuart Brown (2009) Play: How it shapes the brain, opens the imagination, and invigorates the soul. Avery: New York