FYD General Meeting
Time & Location
About the Event
In February, we are discussing mental health, self-care, and other related topics and how it relates to work/volunteer life in politics with a special guest. Also, why do you LOVE your presidential candidate ahead of the Super Tuesday election?
Candidates and other special guests are welcome to attend.
Special Guest Bio:
Dr. Kelli Dunlap, PsyD has been working at the intersection of games and mental health for 10 years. She holds a doctorate in clinical psychology and a masters in game design and uses this unique background to inform her therapeutic practice. She provides services to teens and adults and has experience working with several different clinical issues including anxiety, depression, life transitions, stress, social skills, and relationship problems. Dr. Dunlap draws from a wide range of therapeutic backgrounds including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and expressive therapies to ensure that every client receives a therapeutic experience that is as unique as they are. With her specialization in games and mental health, she has a comprehensive understanding of gamer players and gamer culture, including the unique stresses faced by game developers. Dr. Dunlap is passionate about games and gaming as cultural competence and frequently utilizes tabletop, digital games, and geek culture as part of the therapeutic process.