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Are Video Games a Debilitating Addiction? Dr. Perrodin examines this issue in Safety Doc Podcast #58

Are Video Games a Debilitating Addiction? Dr. Perrodin examines this issue in Safety Doc Podcast #58

VIDEO-WHY “SIGNIFICANT DISTRESS” MATTERS IN ALLEGED GAMING ADDICTION. In an article by David DiSalvo (2016), a 9 question survey, known as the Bergen Survey, is used to qualify someone of having a gaming addiction diagnosis.  However, unless someone shows signs of significant distress when trying to reduce their gaming time, an addiction diagnosis wouldn’t apply.  Dr. Perrodin identifies this nebulous[Read More…]

by January 17, 2018 0 comments Video
SAFETY DOC PODCAST 58: Video Gaming the System – Are Video Games a Debilitating Addiction?

SAFETY DOC PODCAST 58: Video Gaming the System – Are Video Games a Debilitating Addiction?

PODCAST-Dr. Perrodin, PhD, sifts and winnows a pair of articles pertaining to the controversial pathologizing of video games as addictive behaviors warranting recognition by the World Health Organization and American Psychiatric Association.   DIRECT LINK to MP3 of this Episode:  https://tinyurl.com/SDP58   HOW GAMING ADDICTION BECOMES A MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS Gaming addiction and social media addiction are at the cusp of entry[Read More…]

by January 16, 2018 0 comments Partner
SAFETY DOC PODCAST #57 “The Facebook Fallacy & Millennials Depression at 25 Year High per Study”

SAFETY DOC PODCAST #57 “The Facebook Fallacy & Millennials Depression at 25 Year High per Study”

VIDEO-David Perrodin, PhD, is not on Facebook and laughs when his friends say, “I couldn’t find you on social media – what’s up with that?” Well, that’s the point. One is not obligated to participate in social media. It is optional. Each of us has a choice. That point is lost in the Yahoo article and its supporting research as[Read More…]

by January 8, 2018 0 comments Video
Safety Doc Podcast #57: Irrational Desire for Perfection or Dread of Social Failure – Why are Younger Adults are so Depressed?

Safety Doc Podcast #57: Irrational Desire for Perfection or Dread of Social Failure – Why are Younger Adults are so Depressed?

PODCAST – The overwhelming pursuit of perfection is driving young people into increased levels of depression and anxiety per a Yahoo article that referenced a study of over 41,000 college students between 1989-2016 in America, Canada and Great Britain.  (Parker, 2018). In this episode of The Safety Doc Podcast, Dr. Perrodin centers his analysis and discussion on personal psychological safety[Read More…]

by January 7, 2018 0 comments Partner
AwesomeCast –  Double Dongle Dudders

AwesomeCast – Double Dongle Dudders

It’s a New Year and the core co-hosts, Dudders, Sorg and Chilla catch up with new tech and news catch up.  This week they’re talking about: Chilla got a surprise package with Beam, a wearable smart button. He also loves his “Haikus are easy” shirt from The Flash. Katie shares with us her new iHome and Canon Printer that uses[Read More…]

by January 3, 2018 0 comments Partner
The Wheels on the VR Desert Bus – AwesomeCast

The Wheels on the VR Desert Bus – AwesomeCast

It’s just the boys this week!  But, Sorg and Chilla hold down the fort as they share this week’s news in tech.  This week they’re talking about: It’s our last episode before our Christmas edition next week, and we’re feeling pretty festive already. Sorg is sharing his Awesome Thing of the Week. Desert Bus is (finally) on VR! Chilla has[Read More…]

by December 6, 2017 0 comments Partner
The Lowercase “i”s – AwesomeCast

The Lowercase “i”s – AwesomeCast

This week we’ve got Susan and Vance of Ohio Linuxfest in studio to share some news about their event at the end of the month. We’ve also got our usual cast of characters with Sorg, Katie, and Chilla as we talk about the obvious things – Apple updates! Susan and Vance are sharing this year’s Ohio Linuxfest as their Awesome[Read More…]

by September 13, 2017 0 comments Partner
Climbing Aboard the A-Train-  AwesomeCast

Climbing Aboard the A-Train- AwesomeCast

It’s the last episode in the current Mayhem Studio!  We’ll be in our new digs on Broadway Avenue for next week.  But, until then, join Sorg, Chilla, and Katie as they talk what’s new in tech this week for AwesomeCast 356, including: We’re having a couch party next week. Check out our Facebook event for details! AwesomeChat will be back after[Read More…]

by July 19, 2017 0 comments Partner
Fathers, Family & Friends – Interview with Typical Daddy Podcaster Hector Solis – SDP#30

Fathers, Family & Friends – Interview with Typical Daddy Podcaster Hector Solis – SDP#30

VIDEO-In this “extended-version” interview with Dr. Perrodin, Typical Daddy Co-Founder Hector Solis shares his creative experiences with like-minded fathers to develop the resource “Typical Daddy” with a mission to organize and share information to be a better father. This interview is packed with fun, entertaining reflections upon fatherhood coupled with acknowledgment and exploration of the serious concerns shared by fathers.  There’s[Read More…]

by June 4, 2017 0 comments Video
Fathers, Family & Friends – Interview with Typical Daddy Podcaster Hector Solis – SDP#30

Fathers, Family & Friends – Interview with Typical Daddy Podcaster Hector Solis – SDP#30

PODCAST-Hector Solis is a father devoted to providing practical, useful, and entertaining parenting information to men navigating through fatherhood. He is a co-founder of “Typical Daddy”, which is a team that shares parenting experiences, presents parenting challenges, and provides practical solutions for raising children. Hector and his friends understand that being a father is not a job; it is a[Read More…]

by June 3, 2017 0 comments Partner