University of Hertfordshire

Serious Games for Sexual Health

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  • Ross Shegog
  • Katherine Brown
  • Sheana Bull
  • John L. Christensen
  • Kimberly Hieftje
  • Kristen N. Jozkowski
  • Michele L. Ybarra
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Original languageEnglish
Number of pages9
Pages (from-to)69-77
JournalGames for Health Journal
Journal publication date13 Jan 2015
Volume4
Issue2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 13 Jan 2015

Abstract

Program developers and researchers in the sexual health domain have increasingly embraced technological trends as they emerge. With the emergence of serious game applications to impact health behaviors, a natural step for research enquiry will be the investigation of serious games for sexual health education. We invited a panel of sexual health researchers who are working at the intersection of sexual health behavior change and technology applications to comment on the place of serious games in furthering the field of sexual health. The panel grappled with six questions.

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