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Weekly INT Boost – No Need to Hurry

Welcome to our roundup of the best mental health and gaming stories you may have missed. This week, we have thoughts on video game addiction, toxic communities and citizen science. Psychologist says rush to pathologize ‘video game addiction’ is dangerous “Dr. Anthony M. Bean, a licensed clinical psychologist in Texas, thinks that the idea of […]

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How EVE Online Contributes to Scientific Research

Citizen science offers a fascinating opportunity for wide-scale research, one the gaming world is increasingly embracing. But no game has embraced the power of citizen science more than EVE Online. With Project Discovery, CCP Games has turned citizen science into a rewarding mini-game that benefits both players and the science world, and it’s going remarkably […]

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Two Years After Robin Williams’ Death, the Impact Remains

It’s two years to the day since we lost Robin Williams. Shortly after his death, we learned that it was not depression, but diffuse Lewy body dementia, that caused him to take his life — but that didn’t change the impact his death had on many of us, particularly those of us coping with depression […]

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Weekly INT Boost: How Depression is Like a Rhino and More

Welcome to our weekly link roundup, where we gather all the best mental health articles you may have missed. This week, we say goodbye to The Toast, which closes its doors today, with a couple of its recent, excellent articles about depression. We’re also borrowing a bit of inspiration from the site by topping these […]

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Therapy Dogs Visit Orlando to Help a Community Heal

As the people of Orlando try to rebuild their lives after last week’s tragic shooting at Pulse, the community has pulled together to help those affected. The Center, an organization that promotes and empowers the GLBT Community and its allies through information, education, advocacy and support, has been administrating a tragedy response program for victim […]

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