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Play Included in the Press

See below some of our recent features in print and broadcast press about LEGO brick based therapy.

For media queries please contact hanna.garrett@consciouscomms.com

'Child therapist wants Brick Clubs rolled out into every school in Northern Ireland' (January 2024)

Derry Journal

'Every Child has the Right to Play' (Winter 2023 edition) Pages 32-33

Education Choices magazine

'Lego® Brick Club – a game changer for neurodiverse children' (December 2023)

Absolutely Education

'LEGO®-BASED THERAPY - Georgina Durrant in conversation with Dr Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (December 2023)

SEND in the experts

'LEGO® DUPLO® vs LEGO® - we compare these popular toys in price, safety, playability and staying-power. Featuring Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (November 2023)

Good to Know

'The Play Approach to Learning: an Interview with Gina Gómez de la Cuesta, Founder and Director of Play Included®' (October 2023)

My Family Our Needs

'Play Time' (October 2023 edition)

Velvet magazine

'When was LEGO® invented? We share the story behind the iconic building bricks. Featuring Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (September 2023)

Good to Know

'Supporting Neurodivergent Children through the Power of Lego® Play' (October 2023)

Autism Eye

'Play Included®, LEGO® Foundation partner and creator of the globally-recognised Brick-by-Brick® programme, celebrates the one-year anniversary of its Level 01 Initiate training course this August' (August 2023)

My Family Our Needs

'The power of play: Play Included® celebrates one year anniversary of Initiate training on Play Day 2023' (August 2023)

The Educator magazine

'Cambridge Breakfast: Brick-by-Brick' On National Play Day Julian finds out about Play Included®’s Brick-by-Brick® programme from founder Dr. Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (August 2023)

Cambridge 105 Radio

'Play Day 2023: the benefits of learning through play for children’s emotional and social wellbeing' with Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (2nd August 2023)

BBC Radio Cambridgeshire

Interview with Gina Gómez de la Cuesta (3rd August 2023)

Heart Radio

'Dr Gina Gómez de la Cuesta sets out how a LEGO® play programme, developed using international evidence of what works, helps improve the speech, language and communication skills of children' (July 2023)

Children & Young People Now

'Brick by Brick® comes to Australia supported by Play Included® and Learning Links' (July 2023)

The Sector (Australia)

'Building relationships through play Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (June 2023) Page 21

Education today magazine

'Brick Clubs: Nurturing Children's Social & Emotional Well-being, Dr Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (Summer 2023) Page 36

The Independent Schools magazine

'Unlocking Social Skills: Exploring the Power of LEGO® Therapy with Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (June 2023)

School Behaviour Secrets podcast

'Dr Gina Gómez de la Cuesta on building skills and learning through play' (June 2023)

SEN magazine

'Supporting children's social and emotional wellbeing Brick by Brick®' (May 2023) Pages 22-23

Education for Everybody magazine

'Building a brighter future for autism' (May 2023) Pages 68-70

Motability magazine

'The Brick by Brick® programme' interview with Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (1st May 2023)

BBC Radio Cambridgeshire

'Supporting Cognitive and Communication Development Brick by Brick®' (Spring 2023)

NI 4 Kids magazine and Scotland 4 Kids magazine

'Kids learn through Lego® Therapy' Glenn Jones speaks to founder Dr Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (April 2023)

Cambridge 105 Radio

'Let's chat Lego® with Dr Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (March 2023) Episode #26

The Muddy Puddle Teacher podcast

'Lego® play with Gina Gómez de la Cuesta' (31st March 2023)

BBC Radio Cambridgeshire