Lizanne du Plessis featured in YOU magazine

WHILE we expect children to sit still when learning, too much sitting – in cars and in front of computer and TV screens – can be harmful for kids. Our bodies need to move – and that goes for young and old.

“We live in a culture where it’s still thought children should ‘sit quietly’ when learning. But research has shown time and again that children who move learn beter and are happier,” says Lizanne du Plessis, a Cape Town occupational therapist and author of Raising Happy Children. The mom of two has advice for Super-Moms on how to get their kids moving….Read more

Date: October 31, 2014
Appearance: Move it!
Outlet: See article in YOU magazine
Format: Magazine

More about how to get your kids moving in 'Raising Happy Children' by Lizanne du Plessis. R153

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