I agree with Katie, you've obviously put a lot of thought and effort into this idea! As an early career Psychologist with a background in programming (I was a web programming consultant for 5 years before going into Psych) and an avid…"
By using game mechanics in therapy for heart patients, teaching young diabetics to estimate carbs, help ritualize the keeping of journals for chronically ill patients, shortening feedback loops, increasing collaboration and putting a smile on the face of poor sods (I am one, I may say so ) – this group will change the world.First one to release, gets a beer at the next meetup!See More
Addressing the issue of motivation in life through games. Discuss creating environments that allow people to motivate themselves for action, apply the methods developed by psychology of happiness and increase their belief in their own abilities.See More
Most people know me as a (check all that apply) ...
IT guru, Lifelong Gamer
When it comes to my game-making career, I'm ...
a newbie (no game experience ... yet!)
Kinds of games I’m best known for making or want to be known for making someday (check all that apply) ...
iPhone / iPad games, Mobile games, Health games
Will collaborate for
Creative fulfillment and fun, Experience and mentorship, Money
Anything else you want to say about the kinds of projects or people or organizations you’d like to work with?
I'm (nearly) a Doctor of Psychology toward becoming a Psychologist. I have 5 years background in programming/web development. I also am a lifelong gamer. I'd love to combine these parts of me by working on creating games/apps that can help people with mental health.
What abilities would you bring to a collaboration?