From Our Founder: iThrive’s Origin Story

From Our Founder: iThrive’s Origin Story

In my life I’ve endured bullying, natural disasters, divorce, cancer in the family, accidents, surgeries, physical disability, and two near-death experiences. Still, I consider myself lucky. My life has never come to a standstill, and I have always picked myself up...
Design to Thrive: The MAGFest 2017 Game Jam

Design to Thrive: The MAGFest 2017 Game Jam

The halls were alive with the sound of electric guitars and dancing Pikachus… …and amidst the levity and chaos, 28 game enthusiasts (many wearing delightfully goofy hats) gathered in the ballroom to tackle the question: How do we embed positive psychology...
Video Games Can Boost Empathy

Video Games Can Boost Empathy

Note: This article is the first in a series that captures game industry experts’ opinions on game titles and mechanics that might boost players’ positive habits, mindsets, and skills. These insights arose from discussions at an iThrive-sponsored think tank with game...
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