Using D&D in therapy to get kids to open up
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Ever since reading Gary Fine's Shared Fantasy: Role-Playing Games as Social Worlds, in 1983, I have been keen on the idea of using RPGs as a learning tool, for sandboxing social interactions for the socially challenged, and as a potential therapeutic tool. This idea seems to really be gaining traction during the current D&D/RPG explosion that we are in the midst of.

In this article on Kotaku, Cecilia D'Anastasio looks at several therapy groups employing D&D:

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