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Kelli Dunlap

iThrive Games
Director of Mental Health Research and Design
Kelli Dunlap, PsyD is the director of mental health research and design at iThrive Games. As a psychologist and game designer, she leads on the design and implementation of the organization’s mental health initiatives including conducting research, publishing academic articles, designing game-based resources that bridge the gap between mental health professionals and game developers, and serving as editor in chief for the Journal of Games, Self, and Society. She has been recognized nationally for her work in the games and mental health space and is an outspoken advocate for mental health in and through games.