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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: Mental Health and Making It: Succeeding Through the Struggles
Speaker(s): Raffael Boccamazzo, Michelle Flamm, Job Stauffer, Jennifer Scheurle, Jason L. Blair
Company Name(s): Take This, Zenimax Online, VR Institute of Health & Exercise, Opaque Space, Deep Silver Volition
Track / Format: Advocacy

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Overview: Mental health challenges are common. Really common. In fact, it is estimated that one-in-four people in the US will receive a mental health diagnosis in their lifetime. Many who are currently struggling fear that their futures and careers will be negatively affected by their mental health challenges. Join this panel of successful industry professionals who continue to grow their careers while living with mental health struggles. Listen to their stories, their struggles and, most importantly, how they overcome their challenges to continue with their careers in the industry they love. Moderated by Raffael Boccamazzo ("Dr. B") clinical director of Take This, Inc.

GDC 2018

Raffael Boccamazzo

Take This

Michelle Flamm

Zenimax Online

Job Stauffer

VR Institute of Health & Exercise

Jennifer Scheurle

Opaque Space

Jason L. Blair

Deep Silver Volition

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