It has always been a curiosity of mine to read about avenues where computer gaming and psychology collide. The following journal articles are part of my latest catch, so to speak.

The June 2010 issue of the journal Review of General Psychology was devoted to the most recent studies related to gaming and its significant intersections with psychology. I’ll definitely be writing more about them in future posts but for now have a go and be updated about the latest in gaming and psychology:

  1. Introduction to the Special Issue on Video Games (Full Article)
  2. Blazing Angels or Resident Evil? Can Violent Video Games Be a Force For Good? (Full Article)
  3. Vulnerability to Violent Video Games: A Review and Integration of Personality Research (Full Article)
  4. Video Games and Spatial Cognition (Full Article)
  5. Video Games and Healthcare: Closing the Gap (Full Article)
  6. Video Games in Psychotherapy (Full Article)