Games can be fun, but they can also be educational and therapeutic . This week, Genese talks with Dr. Janina Scarlet about how role play games help people face their fears and how Call of Duty and help someone with PTSD.
Dr. Janina Scarlet is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, a scientist, and a full-time geek. A Ukrainian-born refugee, she survived Chernobyl radiation and persecution. She immigrated to the United States at the age of 12 with her family and later, inspired by the X-Men, developed Superhero Therapy to help patients with anxiety, depression, and PTSD. Her book, “Superhero Therapy” released on December 1, 2016 in the U.K. and on August 1, 2017 in the U.S.
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Genese Davis is an author, speaker, columnist and media personality known for her expertise in the world of gaming.