Weekend Program March 23-24 2019

“From habit to hobby” DATE CHANGE: This program has been pushed back from March 2-3 to March 23-24 2019. The Weekend Program is designed to encourage responsible gaming behaviours through self-regulation. Increasing social connectedness with other hobbies and self-awareness are some of the ways the program aims to reduce the impact of excessive gaming on well-being. On the other hand, this program is also designed to help gamers enjoy and improve their gaming …

Headspace Holiday Program January 21-24 2019

This program is FREE, thanks to headspace Elsternwick. This is the 10th holiday program that Headspace has supported GameAware to run. Headspace has been a valuable ally in helping teens conquer mental health challenges that are sometimes masked by excessive gaming. The Holiday Program is designed to encourage responsible gaming by improving self-regulation and increasing social connection through additional hobbies, strategies and …

Holiday Program Sept 24-27th, 2018

September 24th to 27th 9:30am to 4:30pm + 5 weekly family sessions on Monday nights 6:00-7:15pm. Hosted by Highett Neighbourhood Community House in Melbourne, VIC from 9:30am to 4:30pm each day. The Holiday Program is designed to encourage responsible gaming behaviours through self-regulation. Increasing social connectedness with other hobbies and self-awareness are some of the ways the program aims to reduce …

Game Cave: Weekly Social Gaming

Social gaming differs from the gaming that we see at home because they are actually socializing when they play in the same room as each other.  They are sharing an experience moreso than you would if you went to the movies with your friends. While there’s something to be said about connecting with friends over the internet when playing games …

Headspace Holiday Program #9 – July 9-12 2018

This program is FREE, thanks to headspace Elsternwick. Headspace has supported GameAware holiday programs for over two years and has helped many families to get access to help. The Holiday Program is designed to encourage responsible gaming through self-regulation. Increasing social connectedness with other hobbies and self-awareness are some of the ways the program aims to reduce harmful gaming habits. The partnership …