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Video Games for Wellbeing! #CHECKPOINTSERIES at PAX West! ft Ken Levine, Rae Johnston and YOU

We need your support: https://checkpoint.org.au/donate/ Sponsor us! https://gaming.youtube.com/checkpointorganisation Your pro-mental health gaming community: https://checkpoint.org.au/gamermates/ We’re here to tackle mental health issues, using the power of video games. Proudly Kickstarted and presented by Way Down Deep, The CheckPoint Series is here to improve wellbeing, boost resilience, and teach how games can be used for good! Featuring: […]

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STOP Blaming Video Games & Movies – Media Scapegoat following Parkland Shooting

https://www.marchforourlives.com/ https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/17/us/florida-school-shooting-heroes/index.html https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/15/us/florida-school-shooting-student-colton/index.html https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/us-politics/parkland-students-take-fight-to-floridas-capital-use-voice-to-change-debate-on-gun-control/article38061653/ **USE CODE ‘JEDI’ TO SAVE 10% ON ALL GFUEL PRODUCTS AT https://www.GFuel.com** ~~Check out my Merch~ Amanda The Jedi ~~~CHECK OUT MY STREAM!~~~ https://www.twitch.tv/AmandaTheJedi ~~~Connect with me!~~~ Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/amandathejedi Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/AmandaTheJedi Discord: https://www.discord.gg/AmandaTheJedi Snapchat: AmandaTheJedi PRODUCTS I USE FOR VIDEOS AND STREAMING: (Using these links to buy sends a bit of […]

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The 90s Are Back! Games Blamed For Gun Violence

Apparently it’s videogames that are to blame for mass shootings… again. The 90s never left us. As the school shootings pile up, politicians – including that orange one who is a politician by default – have decided to shift blame away from guns to games. Because that makes sense. Source articles: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/02/president-trump-we-have-to-do-something-about-violent-video-games-movies/ http://www.providencejournal.com/news/20180221/ri-bill-would-tax-violent-video-games-to-pay-for-mental-health-counseling-in-schools source

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Mental Health in Video Games // HeavyEyed

**There are no story spoilers for Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice here, just early game visual ones** More about Live for Tomorrow: https://www.facebook.com/pg/livefortmw/about/?ref=page_internal Frontiers in Psychology article: http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00174/full# twitter // https://twitter.com/HeavyxEyed patreon // https://patreon.com/HeavyEyed Depression in Games // 2017’s Most Important Game // Mental Health is something that mainstream media has been struggling to properly represent for […]