Professional Development Webinars

Webinar Series

Mental health professionals, youth workers and teachers who better understand the culture and psychology of gaming are better equipped to help gamers who need help developing life balance and resilience. Learn where the lines begin to blur between hobby and habit.
Explore the nuance of gaming culture, why games are so appealing, and learn how to help gamers re-frame their gaming into a healthy hobby.
The Webinar Series is split into 3 parts. We aim to cap each webinar at 10 participants to allow for optimal interactivity. Sessions will be approximately 90min in length.

Part 1 – The Culture and Psychology of Gaming

  • Understanding the motivations of gamers and their culture allows for more relatability, removing barriers that stand in the way of helping gamers finding balance.

Part 2 – The Blurry Line Between Passion and Compulsion

  • Understanding the mechanics used to make some video games compulsive and what drives problematic gaming is essential to educating clients about their chosen hobby.

Part 3 – Intelligent Gaming and Needs Fulfilment

  • Considering the gamer’s perspective in building their resilience and how to overcome the resistance clients will show when asked to make healthy changes.
  • Includes the 6 week online resource
  • Includes a discount code to give to families access the same resource and everyone is on the same page.
Cost per session:  $160

Step 1:    Register Below

Click here for face to face workshops

Afternoon Sessions

  • 12:00pm to 1:30pm
  • Platform: Zoom
  • Download Zoom client here: (optional) https://zoom.us/download

Time Zones:     AEDT, AEST

Part 1:

Thursday April 16, 2020  – 12pm

Tuesday April 28, 2020  – 12pm

Tuesday May 12, 2020  – 12pm

Part 2:

Tuesday April 21, 2020  – 12pm

Tuesday May 19, 2020  – 12pm

Part 3:

Thursday May 7, 2020  – 12pm

Tuesday June 9, 2020  – 12pm

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