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Thank you for all of your support

Thank you for all of your support

We are coming near the end of 2023, a very busy year for me in terms of speaking engagements and business travel. And an active year spent getting to know many families, mental health practitioners, and even those in the esports industry. In 2024 I am committed to a...

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Esports – Addiction or A Passion for Much More?

Esports – Addiction or A Passion for Much More?

In the not-so-distant past, gaming was confined to living rooms and basements. Now, esports has evolved from a niche subculture to a global phenomenon, captivating millions of fans and attracting significant investments.  But to many parents of compulsive and addicted...

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Unpacking In-Game Purchases: A Guide for Parents

Unpacking In-Game Purchases: A Guide for Parents

If you’re a parent of a video gamer, you have likely taken notice of either your own or your child’s monthly bank statement or credit card tally showing in-game purchases. Some of these transactions are for smaller amounts, while others may be larger, but regardless,...

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Back to School Fears  – Guest Blogger, Tessa Kampen

Back to School Fears – Guest Blogger, Tessa Kampen

  Do you have a family member going to school? Or maybe, you are getting ready to head back to the classroom yourself to teach or continue your education? I have two children going off to high school, and I want to make sure I notice the signs of fears being...

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The Denial of Video Gaming Addiction

The Denial of Video Gaming Addiction

Your child is losing weight or perhaps they are gaining weight. They may be failing out or not even attending school. Your child spends hours up at night yelling and screaming at their screen, frustrated with the game that’s not going their way. Or they’re laughing...

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