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Gaming - Anger not linked to violent content

http://www.rochester.edu/newscenter/frustration-in-mastering-video-games-linked-to-aggression/
Recent studies points to gamers’ aggression is linked with frustration and failure rather than violent content.
This study was the first to not only focus on the content, but at the player’s psychological experience with video games. 462 more words

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Ban on Handhelds for Kids?

I came across this article in the Huff Post Online earlier and I must say, she makes some salient points. (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/cris-rowan/10-reasons-why-handheld-devices-should-be-banned_b_4899218.html) I find in my own practice that children who spend too much time online or gaming (especially violent games) are seriously struggling with social skills, they can be highly reactive and inappropriately so, very physical and aggressive, and suffer terrible posture.   432 more words

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Daily Gaming Review (2/27/14)

Here’s a quick rundown of some of the news stories and features from around the world of video games today:

1. American Lawmakers Targeting Violent Games…Again… 670 more words

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