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Video Games for Therapy + Josué Cardona + 003

  • How video games can be used in mental health counseling
  • Josué Cardona is a mental health counselor who founded Geek Therapy – a site and podcast network devoted to exploring how geek culture can be used in therapy
  • Josué talks about how his initial attempt to use video games in therapy had some setbacks
  • Josué plays games with his clients in order to connect with them
  • Josué helps his clients create games using Twine in order to break down and navigate difficult situations
  • Josué talks about how he prescribes video games
  • We talk about how what we learn from video games is transferrable to real life
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

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About +7 Intelligence

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

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Games for World Peace + Paul Darvasi + 002

  • My guest today flips common stereotypes about games on their head.
  • Paul Darvasi investigates how video games can  foster world peace.
  • What video games can do that no other medium can
  • How video games can promote peace education
  • How video games can be used for conflict resolution
  • How to turn your classroom into a video game
  • How video games can be used in a classroom to teach history
  • How video games can serve as inspiration for immersive experience games to teach literature in a totally different way
  • How video games have influenced Paul’s life

Links

  • Ludic Learning (LINK)
  • Paul’s working paper about video games for UNESCO (LINK)

Games Mentioned

  • Hush (LINK)
  • 1979: Revolution Black Friday (LINK)
  • Depression Quest (LINK)
  • Rome II : Total War (LINK)

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+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

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Video Game Archaeology without Lara Croft? + Andrew Reinhard + 001

 

  • Andrew Reinhard is a videogame archaeologist
  • Somehow that is a real thing.
  • We talk about his site Archaeogaming
  • He talks about the infamous E.T. Atari cartridge excavation – the first video game excavation in history
  • The No Man’s Sky Archaeological Survey (NMSAS)
  • We talk about the Prime Directive and the ethics of investigating video games as archaeology

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  • Archaeogaming (LINK)
  • NMSAS (LINK)
  • Follow Andrew Reinhard on Twitter (LINK)

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+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

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Trailer +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence launches 07/17/17! Subscribe now so you don’t miss it! Every share and review is appreciated.

 

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About +7 Intelligence

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

Listen to the show:

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

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Find the show online:

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+7 Intelligence on Twitter: @7_Intelligence

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Music by Creo

Memory by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

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The Podcast is coming July 17th!

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