Tag Archives: CheckPoint

In This Talk, Dr. Jennifer Hazel Explores the Ways Mental Health and Game Development Practices Interact

When CheckPoint’s Dr. Jennifer Hazel spoke at GDC earlier this year, she was joined by Joshua Boggs, creator of the critically-acclaimed Framed. Boggs was there to talk about his own experiences with depression and alcohol abuse while developing his game. Dr. Hazel was there to help her audience understand how Boggs’ experience was common, and […]

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This Web Series About Mental Health in the Game Industry Will Become a Reality With Your Help

Mental health issues affect people in all parts of the video game industry, but stigma keeps so many of us quiet that it can seem like we’re each alone in our own struggles. CheckPoint, an Australian mental health non-profit, is fighting to change that with an upcoming web series about the creators and industry members […]

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