Ages 13+

WHO Said What?! Let's Talk Facts About Gaming Disorder

In June 2018 the World Health Organization (WHO) decided to include an official diagnosis for gaming addiction in their upcoming manual of diagnoses. The decision sent shockwaves throughout the world. What does this diagnosis mean, exactly? What counts as "addiction"? Why are people so keen on making it a diagnosis? Join Take This and our panel of mental health experts and researchers as we discuss this controversial diagnosis.

Panelists

Doctor B [Clinical Director, Take This], Chelsea Hughes, PhD [Content Manager, Take This], Anthony Bean, PhD [Executive Director, The Telos Project], Jamie Madigan, PhD [Owner, Psychologyofgames.com], Rachel Kowert, PhD [Founder, Kitsune Analytics], Ryan Kelly, PhD [Co-Founder, G33ks Like Us]