This year, the Games [4Therapy] Project was well represented at Games for Health Europe. The annual conference brings together game developers and health professionals to exchange ideas and build new relations. We presented the Games [4Health] Jam 2014 games and the games from the Fontys Game Design & Technology Course […]

Games [4Therapy] Project on GFHE 2014

After developing various paper-prototypes students of Fontys ICT Game Design & Technology digitized their work and presented it to experts and end-users. This week they are working on presenting and polishing their work. Final presentations are next friday 13:30 on Fontys ICT Rachelsmolen 1 – R1 – 4.109. Open to […]

Last week before presentations

Students ICT and therapists from Mondriaan in Heerlen and de Rading in Utrecht played the first ‘paper-prototypes’ of students and presented them with valuable feedback from their respective discipline. Therapist Marloes Hendriks (Mondriaan) discusses a game for clients working through rehab. Therapist Frank Lips (de Rading) discusses how a game […]

First Expert Review session G4T

As a kick off for the day (starting fresh and sharp) students played several physical games in front of the school. It’s main premise, feeling in which game social negotiations, self-expression and belongings felt strongest. This compliant games has players perform particular moves in succession. It gives little room for […]

Students explore physical games

We started with our first week of the Fontys ICT course: Games [4Therapy]. 5 groups of students work together for 4 weeks with therapists and experience experts to develop games that contribute to therapy compliance. Four issues will be addressed: sexual abuse amongst children, externalizing problems amongst adolescents, substance use, […]

Games [4Therapy] Course started!