Clarifying “Social Skills”

While Game to Grow’s game-based groups are sometimes called “social skills groups,” the purpose isn’t actually to teach social skills.  Why? Because we’re aiming for something much more important.   Often, social skills “training” programs focus on deficits, viewing neurodivergent participants as needing to be fixed, adjusted, or helped to fit into the world of […]

PAX Unplugged 2021 – See Game to Grow Live!

Are you excited to brave the cold windy streets of Philadelphia this December for some tabletop fun? Us too – we’ll see you at PAX Unplugged from December 10-12. We’re grateful for the safety protocols being implemented this year to keep our community safe, and encourage you to check out the convention’s health and safety […]

Game to Grow at Emerald City Comic Con!

We’re excited to start the in-person con circuit again!  If you’re attending Emerald City Comic Con this December, we’d love to connect with you. Come see us at our information booth located in Yakima Level 1 and read on to see what else we’ll be up to this ECCC. We’re grateful for the safety protocols […]

Game to Grow Receives Grant from Child’s Play to Fund TA-RPG Program for Youth in Foster Care

In March of 2021, Game to Grow applied for a grant from Child’s Play Charity to expand our therapeutic role-playing game services to serve foster youth. I’m thrilled to announce that we have received the grant and  have begun providing much-needed services to foster youth across Washington! Read more below and learn how you can […]

screenshot of Spice & Dice game, featuring C Team cast and Adam Davis

Spice & Dice raised $15,000!

It was a spicy success! On Saturday, October 9th, I joined the Penny Arcade Acquisitions Incorporated C Team for a special live fundraiser Dungeons and Dragons event with a spicy twist.  As viewers donated either through Twitch bits or through Game to Grow’s Spice and Dice campaign on Tiltify, the players (myself included!) would eat […]

Spice and Dice is tomorrow!

Join us tomorrow for Spice & Dice! 5pm Pacific on twitch.tv/PAX!   For this special fundraising event, I’ll be joining the Penny Arcade “C” Team for a live-streamed Dungeons and Dragons game like no other. As donations come in to Game to Grow through Tiltify or through Twitch, we’ll be eating spicier and spicier chili-infused gummy goblins provided […]