BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles - ECPv5.16.3.1//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Los_Angeles BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0800 TZOFFSETTO:-0700 TZNAME:PDT DTSTART:20230312T100000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0700 TZOFFSETTO:-0800 TZNAME:PST DTSTART:20231105T090000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20230215T193000 DTEND;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20230215T213000 DTSTAMP:20230923T111625 CREATED:20221215T001526Z LAST-MODIFIED:20221215T001526Z SUMMARY:“The Last of Us”: Search For the Arcane Substance in the World of Gaming DESCRIPTION:Presented by Pamela J Power\, Ph.D. & Sheryl Corchnoy\, L.M.F.T. \nThis presentation will introduce two video games\, The Last of Us and Stray\, both set in post-apocalyptic times and which involve searching for something that will cure the condition of the world.  In each\, there is a search for what the Alchemists called the “arcane substance”.  We will examine psychological perspectives on video games as art\, and describe the physiological studies of the effects of gaming on the brain. \nLearning Objectives: \n\nDescribe two ways gaming evokes creativity\nDescribe two neurological effects of gaming\nDescribe two potential dangers of gaming\n\nPamela Power\, Ph.D.\, is a clinical psychologist and Jungian analyst with a private practice in Santa Monica. She is a past Clinic Director and past Training Director at the C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles. Before becoming a psychologist\, she trained as a classical musician and studied the theory and history of music.  She has been gaming for almost a year. \nSheryl Corchnoy\, L.M.F.T.\, is a Jungian analyst in private practice in Santa Fe\, New Mexico.  She is a graduate of the Inter-regional Society of Jungian Analysts with her graduating thesis entitled\, I am my Avatar:  The world of Gamers and the World of Warcraft in Jungian Analysis. Prior to becoming a clinician\, she worked in professional theater arts.  She has been gaming for several years. URL: LOCATION:Zoom Meeting – Link will be emailed to participants. CATEGORIES:Featured Program,Public Program,Public Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg: ORGANIZER;CN="The%20C.G.%20Jung%20Institute%20of%20Los%20Angeles" END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR