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Happy Youth,
Healthy Families,
Supportive Communities.

 
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PLAY and Learn Through Art and Yoga

 

At PLAY, we offer in-depth support and evidence-based teaching to youth and the parents and professionals who support them. PLAY’s unique curriculum is gentle and effective, helping cultivate a stronger mind-body connection and empowering students to apply mindfulness in their daily life.

 

Since 2017, PLAY has had a strong impact in Greater Phoenix:

 

1508

Children Served

16

Schools

100

Teachers Trained

 
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The PLAY Way to Greater Joy and Peace

PLAYs innovative programs focus on improving outcomes in these three key areas:

 
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Self Awareness

Greater self-awareness empowers youth to make changes and build on strengths, as well as identifying areas where they would like to make improvements.

 
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Strength

The PLAY program increases strength and flexibility, calms the nervous system, and enhances focus and present-moment awareness.

 
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Mind-Body Connection

Improving the mind-body connection results in better emotional health. Young people feel good about themselves and have stronger relationships.

 

“…PLAY is hands-down the best we’ve ever been to! Their play-based approach engaged my child unlike any other instructors have been able to do. I can’t wait for our next class!”

— Jordan, Phoenix

 
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Mindfulness Matters

Scientific evidence shows that mindfulness and related interventions can improve the mental, emotional, social, and physical health and well-being of young people.  It has been shown to reduce stress, anxiety, reactivity, and problematic behavior, and bring about greater calmness, relaxation, the ability to manage behavior and emotions, self-awareness, and empathy.  

Evidence for the Impact of Mindfulness on Children and Young People

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Events for Everyone

 
 

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Phoenix Zoo Move and Groove Event: March 10th, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The second annual Zoo Move & Groove is a celebration of getting healthy and staying fit… with a unique Phoenix Zoo twist! In addition to a host of fun activities, PLAY will be showing families how to relax, breathe and be mindful through the practice of art and yoga. For more information and ticket prices https://www.phoenixzoo.org/event-items/zoo-move-groove/

455 North Galvin Parkway
Phoenix, Arizona 85008
602.273.1341

 
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