GameAware is hosting a professional development workshop with the aim of empowering mental health professionals with the tools to help clients who are gaming excessively or at risk of a Gaming Disorder. Anecdotal results from the past 3 years of holiday programs with the support of Headspace have shown significantly positive results and the PD will share de-identified data.
For: Mental health professionals interested in helping young people who struggle with excessive gaming or gaming disorder.
Date: Jan 11th, 2019
Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Location: Headspace Hurstville – 41 Dora St, Hurstville NSW 2220
Insight into the culture and psychology of video games and motivation
Sharing results on 3 years of holiday programs that have had a significant amount of success
Close up look at a video game (demo or hands on)
Access to a 6 week online resource and discount codes to empower clients to get on the same page