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2009 - Play: How It Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul
by Hawke Robinson published Mar 06, 2009 last modified May 14, 2018 10:46 PM — filed under: ,
by Stuart Brown, MD.
Located in Archives / Primary Archives / Additional Reference Material
LARP and Debriefing
by Hawke Robinson published Jun 21, 2017 last modified May 14, 2018 10:47 PM — filed under: ,
Debriefing is a somewhat controversial topic in role-playing communities today. While some individuals feel that games should remain distinct from the mundane world and debriefing is an unnecessary complication, many role-players have grown concerned about difficulties in the process of transitioning between intense game experiences back to mundane life.[1]
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Post LARP Depression
by Hawke Robinson published Jun 21, 2017 last modified May 14, 2018 10:45 PM — filed under: ,
Live-action role-playing (larp) occupies a unique place among analog games, for it demands as much from players’ bodies as it does from their minds. It comes then as no surprise that many players find themselves in the situation of feeling confused, exhausted, and emotionally raw after a larp event.1 In fact, larpers frequently exhaust themselves in advance through the leisure labor of planning their costumes, character actions, possible outcomes, and interactions...
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RPG for TBI - Similar Examples - Home Front Interactive Video Description of clients served
by Hawke Robinson published Nov 16, 2016 last modified May 14, 2018 10:45 PM — filed under:
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1994 - Use of D&D as a therapy for suicidal schizoid
by Hawke Robinson published Jan 31, 2013 last modified May 14, 2018 10:47 PM — filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Blackmon, Wayne D. (1994, Fall). Dungeons and Dragons: the use of a fantasy game in the psychotherapeutic treatment of a young adult. Journal of Psychotherapy, 48:4, 624-632.
Located in Archives / Primary Archives / 1. Primary List of Documents for Research on RPGs (Others' Research)
1998 - Personalities of players of Dungeons & Dragons
by Hawke Robinson published Feb 26, 2014 last modified May 14, 2018 10:45 PM — filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
ROBERT CARTER, AND DAVID LESTER (1998, February). Personalities of players of Dungeons & Dragons. Psychological Reports, 82(1), 182. Gamers' tendency to suicide no different from rest of population. 1 page.
Located in Archives / Primary Archives / 1. Primary List of Documents for Research on RPGs (Others' Research)
Christian Gamers Guild FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions by Christians about Role-playing Games
by Hawke Robinson published May 10, 2013 last modified May 14, 2018 10:50 PM — filed under: , , , ,
Cached from their website. Not affiliated with RPG Research in any way..."If you are Christian and concerned about Dungeons & Dragons (D&D), or other role-playing games, here is a very useful FAQ from the Christian Gamers Guild that will help address all your concerns. "
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1988 - Therapy is fantasy: role-playing, healing, and the construction of symbolic order.
by Hawke Robinson published Nov 20, 2012 last modified May 14, 2018 10:46 PM — filed under: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Hughes, John (1988). Therapy is fantasy: role-playing, healing, and the construction of symbolic order. Australian National University honors paper in medical anthropology on the use of RPG in the self-treatment of clinical depression. 23 pages.
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