Community-Based Recreation/Leisure: Kelson's Story

Leisure matters for all children and youth! In this video, you'll observe Kelson participating in a community-based adapted soccer program. Despite his developmental disability and emotional and behavioral challenges, Kelson has been successful playing adapted sports and experiences great joy in doing so! You will hear his mother talk about the benefits of sports participation for her son and family. Kelson's occupational therapist, David Weiss, will talk about OT Leisure Coaching and the emotional and physical benefits of structured leisure participation for youth with significant developmental disabilities and behavioral challenges.

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