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The Fun Factor: The Science Behind Fun and Play for Increased Learning

by Betsy Schwartz, CPD(DONA), MMHS, CTM
  • Duration: 60 Mins
  • Credits: 1 CERP, 1 R-CERP, 0.1 Midwifery CEU
  • Handout: No

The purpose of this workshop is for participants to gain an understanding of the value of play for maximum retention of information. Participants will stimulate their happy chemicals, explore the brain on fun, engage in play, and discover their own learning style. There will be an opportunity to share ideas for games and activities for childbirth education, and to ask questions.

Learning Objectives:

Objective 1: Name the happy chemicals and explain how they impact learning
Objective 2: List the three main learning styles
Objective 3: Explain the Reticular Activating System
Objective 4: Describe the Learning Retention Pyramid
Objective 5: Create and utilize games and activities for their own classes and clients

Presentations: 22  |  Hours / CE Credits: 22.5  |  Viewing Time: 8 Weeks