Playtopia also know as baby developmental play, is age-appropriate play activity. It is developed for babies from 2 months to 3 years of age to enhance development and strengthen the bond between mother and baby. Contact us today to book your Playtopia session or for more information about baby developmental play!

What are the Benefits of Baby Developmental Play?

Here at Hydrotopia we encourage baby developmental play as there are many benefits. When your child is exposed to different play techniques, it encourages them to be imaginative and creative it also fosters cognitive growth, enabling your child to think, understand, and explore better. Frequent daily play can reduce anxiety, stress and irritability in children as well as increase their happiness and self-esteem. During baby developmental play, children learn how to communicate and listen more attentively which Improves their literacy and concentration. It encourages independence as they are taking the lead and are free to explore their imaginations. It also promotes physical fitness as it builds muscles in their hands and body, improves bone density, improves their gross motor skills and strengthens the connections in their brains.

What are some examples of Play therapy offered at Hydrotopia for infants?

  • Introducing colours and lights
  • Exploration through touch
  • Cuddle time
  • Tummy time
  • Talking to your baby
  • Wiggling toys
  • Infant massages

What are some examples of Play therapy offered at Hydrotopia for Toddlers?

  • Sand play
  • Water play
  • Play dough
  • Dress up and role play
  • Drawing and painting
  • Blocks, jigsaw puzzles and shape sorters
  • Music dancing and singing
  • Imaginative play
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