Wonder Woman

June 5, 2017

#99: Lara and Josué react to the new Wonder Woman film, discuss its importance, and gush about how much they love Gal Gadot.

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Mental Health Awareness Month: Therapists Are People Too

May 26, 2017

#98: Mental health professionals aren’t well represented in media, especially not how… normal they are.


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*We are currently building the Geek Therapy Library which is designed to help fans communicate through their favorite movies, books, and games. It is a resource for therapists, teachers, and parents to find a way to work with or talk about things through awesome content and allow Geeks and Nerds everywhere a way to be better understood.

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Reward Psychology

May 24, 2017

Ep. 25: Rewards are a big part of why we play games so Kelli and Josué discuss a GDC 2017 presentation on reward psychology by Ben Lewis-Evans, a user experience researcher at Epic Games, that address the good and bad rewards we see in games and how they affect us.

Notes:

  • GDC Vault – Throwing Out the Dopamine Shots: Reward Psychology Without the Neurotrash – http://bit.ly/2rfHbPw

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Mental Health Awareness Month: Talking About Mental Health

May 19, 2017

#97: This week we talk about… Talking about mental health. We do that a lot here but this time we discuss if enough people are talking about mental health, how to do that, and we practice our favorite way of talking about mental health: through awesome content.

Notes:

  • Therapists and principals say teens shouldn’t watch 13 Reasons Why. We think they’re wrong. – http://bit.ly/2rpjvoq


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*We are currently building the Geek Therapy Library which is designed to help fans communicate through their favorite movies, books, and games. It is a resource for therapists, teachers, and parents to find a way to work with or talk about things through awesome content and allow Geeks and Nerds everywhere a way to be better understood.

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Mental Health Awareness Month: Sharing About Mental Health

May 17, 2017

Ep. 93: From YouTubers to podcasters, lots of people are sharing their experiences and/or expertise related to mental health online. For Mental Health Awareness Month Kelli and Josué discuss the different ways that people are sharing about mental health online, what’s good and bad, and some tips for reducing misinformation and abuse.

Notes:

  • Facebook adds 3,000 employees to screen for violence as it nears 2 billion users – http://wapo.st/2rpnzoM
  • Therapists and principals say teens shouldn’t watch 13 Reasons Why. We think they’re wrong. – http://bit.ly/2rpjvoq

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

May 12, 2017

#96: We discuss Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and its many relatable themes. Full spoilers! And it’s ok if Rocket made you cry too.


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*We are currently building the Geek Therapy Library which is designed to help fans communicate through their favorite movies, books, and games. It is a resource for therapists, teachers, and parents to find a way to work with or talk about things through awesome content and allow Geeks and Nerds everywhere a way to be better understood.

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Mental Health Awareness Month: Video Games and Therapy

May 10, 2017

Ep. 24: May is Mental Health Awareness Month so Geek Therapist Lara Taylor joins Josué to talk about video games and mental health services. They address some of the misconceptions about video game “addiction” and discuss how they’ve used video games in therapy.

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month: Mental Health Professionals

May 5, 2017

#95: May in Mental Health Awareness month so on this episode we’ve decided to address the very confusing world of mental health professions in the United States and how their portrayals in media are a challenge for everyone. We hope this episode helps spread awareness about the similarities between the different professions and how even mental health professionals themselves don’t have all the answers.


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*We are currently building the Geek Therapy Library which is designed to help fans communicate through their favorite movies, books, and games. It is a resource for therapists, teachers, and parents to find a way to work with or talk about things through awesome content and allow Geeks and Nerds everywhere a way to be better understood.

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FaceTech

May 3, 2017

Ep. 92: What do FaceApp, chatbots, and sex dolls have in common? New face technology! While FaceApp is a fun distraction, it may demonstrate that we have the technology to easily read and manipulate realistic looking faces, real or digital.

Notes:

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GFT, Fate of the Furious beat The Force Awakens, C2E2, 13 Reasons Why

April 28, 2017

Ep. 94: We have a new show on the Geek Therapy Network! It’s called GFT. Check it out. We discuss the importance of popular media in the context of Fate of the Furious beating Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ opening weekend box office record. Josué recaps a panel he was on at C2E2 in Chicago called “The Value of Mental Illness: Finding Resilience in Pain”, which included Robbie Thompson, Tana Ford, and more. Finally, we have a more in-depth discussion of 13 Reasons Why now that Lara has seen every episode.

Notes:


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*We are currently building the Geek Therapy Library which is designed to help fans communicate through their favorite movies, books, and games. It is a resource for therapists, teachers, and parents to find a way to work with or talk about things through awesome content and allow Geeks and Nerds everywhere a way to be better understood.

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