This week's guest is Dr. Anthony Bean (The Video Game Doc). He talks about how he's evolved his passion for video games into his clinical psychology practice. You'll also hear his thoughts on what might constitute a "gaming addiction" vs. a passion, as well as other misconceptions about video games.
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Despite an autism and Asperger's Syndrome diagnosis, as well as attempts to hold him back in school, Andy Behbakht blazed a path of academic successes and creative endeavors. Find out how his journey through fandom helped him launch a successful podcast and a podcast network.
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About the Show
Geek Culture Spotlight will feature interviews with people who've made geekdom part of their careers or daily lives. You'll also hear stories from everyday people who talk about the impact of geek culture in their lives. Hosted by Scott Murray.