Game to Grow on Detentions and Dragons Podcast

Executive Director Adam Davis and Director of Education and Training Elizabeth Kilmer had the pleasure of being on the Detentions and Dragons podcast, discussing our therapeutic Dungeons and Dragons social skills groups with hosts Matt and Josh. We told stories from our therapeutic social skills groups, discussed the benefits of intentional gaming in educational settings, […]

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Listen to Dr. Elizabeth Kilmer on the Healthy Geek Academy Podcast!

Game to Grow’s  Director of Education and Training Dr. Elizabeth Kilmer was a guest on the Healthy Geek Academy podcast! She spoke with host Robyn about tips to find a good therapist, the importance of therapists understanding and respecting geek culture, and Game to Grow’s work using tabletop role-playing games like Dungeons and Dragons in […]

Listen to founder Adam Davis on Inverse Genius Podcast (Round 2!)

I had the opportunity to join Kathleen Mercury again on her podcast Inverse Genius: Games in Schools and Libraries to talk about Game to Grow’s work using tabletop role-playing games like Dungeons and Dragons in therapeutic social skills groups, and also announce the fantastic expansion of our training program! Listen on the podcast website, itunes, […]

Connect with us at PAX Online! 

One of our favorite things to do is connect in person with fellow gamers, educators, and mental health professionals at conventions and conferences throughout the year. This year, we’re learning to connect in new ways, and have discovered several benefits that come from connecting with others from one’s couch. These include, but are not limited […]

Adam Davis interviewed on Creative Therapy Umbrella Podcast

I had the opportunity to talk with Kate Shannon at the Creative Therapy Umbrella podcast about how Game to Grow’s therapeutic social skills groups use Dungeons and Dragons to help our participants become more confident, creative, and socially capable.  We discussed the core capacities we’re helping our participants build through a drama therapy informed practice, […]

Adam Davis on GenCon.TV Discussing Educational Games!

I was invited to join Marian McBrine, Megan Culver, and Cyra Benedict on GenCon’s Twitch stream, moderated by Lauren Bond, to discuss the educational use of games.  We discussed academic outcomes, how games can support math, literacy, and geography education, as well as how games can support the development of social skills and other 21st […]