Emotional regulation through tactile encounters
The activities in this channel provide opportunities for the mover/s to experience tactile encounters with other people and objects. Touch perceived as safe affords individuals opportunities to modulate their interoceptive functioning, enhancing their experience of grounding, organisation and self regulation.
Sense of confidence in self
The activities in this channel provide opportunities for the mover/s to develop positive feelings and thoughts of trust or belief in their own abilities and capacities.
Develops capacity to cope with challenges and difficulties
The activities in this channel are physically demanding and provide opportunities for the mover/s to develop their capacity to cope with challenges and difficulties.
Emotional connections with others
The playful embodied interactions that occur during these activities encourage the mover/s to develop a sense of trust or comfort in relationships with others.