Scary or Funny?

Season #1

In this episode, Scary or Funny, Caitlin Williams and Kathleen Lockyer talk about the type of risky-free-play called Scary-Funny.

Caitlin is a wildlife tracker, bird language expert, forest therapy guide, forest therapy trainer, and mentor to many children. 

Some topics we discuss are: What is happening in our nervous system during scary-funny play?

How scary-funny helps us stay young.

Resilience through play.

How life events become traumatic and how scary-funny play can help us build resilience.

The hazards of scary-funny play.

How to introduce this kind of play to increase resilience and not traumatize.

What is the "window of tolerance?"

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