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Saturday, February 1 • 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Panel: Gaming for Social and Mental Wellness

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Playing games can support people coping with anxiety and depression or healing from trauma, and can also help us grow our social skill set.  Learn how to access the social, emotional, and mental benefits of gaming….for the children and adults in your life and for yourself!

Moderated by Alexx Souter.

Speakers
avatar for Kristin Shepherd

Kristin Shepherd

Recess Revolution
Kristin Shepherd is a homeschooling mother who also happens to run Recess Revolution, a non-profit organization dedicated to enriching environments for child directed free play. She holds a master’s degree in education and in the study of play. Her mission is to help adults see... Read More →
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Meg Grooms

Homeschool Gameschool
Meg Grooms is a long-time homeschooling mother of 6 children, ranging in age from preschool to married with kids of their own. Always a vagabond at heart, Meg and her family have embraced a slow travel lifestyle and currently call Southern California home. Your guess is as good as... Read More →
avatar for Scott Stubbe & Ndindi Kitonga PhD.

Scott Stubbe & Ndindi Kitonga PhD.

Angeles Workshop School
Scott Stubbe and Ndindi Kitonga, PhD are the husband-and-wife founders of Angeles Workshop School, a revolutionary independent school in West Los Angeles that incorporates role-playing games and social justice into a democratic learning model, providing a truly authentic education... Read More →
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Adam Davis

Game to Grow
Adam Davis, MA Ed. is an Executive Director for Game to Grow, a nonprofit focused on the use of games of all kinds for education, therapy, and community growth. He earned his Master’s degree in Education with a focus in drama therapy from Antioch University Seattle, and is a recognized... Read More →
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Lydia-Rae Wehmeyer

University City School District
Lydia-Rae Wehmeyer resides in St. Louis, Missouri and is the public speaking and drama director at Brittany Woods Middle School in the University City School District, located in University City, Missouri.The district started on a journey to reimagine learning for all students almost... Read More →


Saturday February 1, 2020 3:30pm - 4:45pm
San Clemente

Attendees (25)