Myers Briggs and Character Creation – Psychology in Game Design – Extra Credits

Myers Briggs and Character Creation – Psychology in Game Design – Extra Credits

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Representing Mental Health in Games

Hi everybody! My name is Dr. Kelli Dunlap. I am the manager of mental health research and design at iThrive Games and I’m really excited to be sharing my talk here on the representation of mental illness in games. So, a little bit about myself and my background. I earned my doctorate in clinical psychology …

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Persona 5 and Jungian Psychology – Masks, Major Arcana, and Meaning – Extra Credits

Persona 5 and Jungian Psychology – Masks, Major Arcana, and Meaning – Extra Credits

Persona 5 is a game that wears the influence of Carl Jung on its sleeve. I mean, (heck) even the term “persona” was coined by Carl Jung. So today to help you enjoy the game’s subtleties even more, we’re going to give you a super 101-level crash course on some of the Jungian terminology Persona …

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Depression and Video Games | Sidcourse

Depression and Video Games | Sidcourse

Hi, and welcome to the Sidcourse. Like discourse, but my name is Sid. Our minds are what make us who we are and as humans, we’re the only known beings in existence that have an understanding and control of both the mental and physical we’ve come to an age where almost any physical ailment is …

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The Biggest Psychology News Stories of 2016

The Biggest Psychology News Stories of 2016

Every day, scientists are working toward a better understanding of the human mind. And during 2016, there were some huge news stories involving psychology. In July, for example, Pokemon GO took the world by storm. Now you’ve probably heard way too much about it by now, you’ve probably installed and uninstalled Pokemon GO on your …

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Psychology of Gaming: Crash Course Games #16

Psychology of Gaming: Crash Course Games #16

Hi, I’m André Meadows. This is Crash Course Games. In this episode, we’re going to explore the psychology behind games and see what leading experts have to say about why we play them and what they teach us about ourselves and others. Now, this is an episode on psychology which, well, is one of these …

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30 Psychology Tricks That Work On EVERYONE!

30 Psychology Tricks That Work On EVERYONE!

30 Psychology Tricks That Work ON EVERYONE 30. Be taken more seriously- If you want people to take your words more seriously, Every time you tell someone something, say that your father taught you it because people tend to believe the advice of parents more than a younger person. 29. Rock Paper Scissors Champion- If …

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Kids Try Food from the Great Depression | Kids Try | HiHo Kids

Kids Try Food from the Great Depression | Kids Try | HiHo Kids

– Sh– – Mm? (upbeat jazz music) (screeching) – Like that? – Oh. – Hm, sneak into the store and get cookies. (women laughing) – A onion? – What is that? Ew, nasty! – Yeah? (screeching) – It’s really good. – Yeah. – Yes. – Mm! Mm! I feel like school should have this. – …

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7 Psychological Benefits of Video Games

7 Psychological Benefits of Video Games

Video games are more popular than ever. Games like Fortnight have gone completely mainstream, and now almost everybody considers themselves a gamer. In the past, video games have been looked down; they have been accused of causing habits of violence or addictive behaviors. But what about the benefits of playing video games? Here are some …

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