Youth and Gaming Forum

13 June 2017 | General Interest

Gaming

Parents, teachers and youth professionals are invited to attend this forum presented by gaming expert Steven Dupon, Director of the Institute of Games.

Tuesday, 13 June from 6pm-8pm
Morwell Central Primary School Auditorium
47 McDonald Street, Morwell


Institute of Games
Steven Dupon, Founder and Director of the Institute of Games has over 20 years’ experience working with young people and specialises in the impact of technology, in particular the impacts of gaming. Gaming is the most popular form of entertainment of today and is having a big impact on young people, both in positive and negative ways. Gaming or video games can often be a source of stress and conflict, this forum aims to support parents, teachers and youth professionals to ensure that gaming stays fun, positive and safe!

This forum will explore;
• Impacts of excessive gaming
• Managing gaming behaviours and issues
• Gambling and games - similarities and differences
• Violence in video games

To register click on the link https://www.eventbrite.com.au/o/gamblers-help-gippsland-12907596097
or contact Ashlea King Gamblers Help Community Education Officer, call 5136 5246
or ashlea.king@lchs.com.au