In Print

Research is for everyone and paywalls suck, so I try to make my research as available as possible.

Books

You Are the One Foretold; Finding Yourself Through the Journey.

Connell, M. & Dunlap, K. PDF

Finding Identities: Why Being a Geek is Socially Powerful

Dunlap, K. & Anderson, C. PDF

Industry Perspectives: Psychological Character Development in Halo Levels

Dunlap, K.

Journals

Dunlap, K., & Rivers, S. (2019). Beyond Empathy: Games to Foster Teen’s Social and Emotional Skills. Journal of Games, Self, & Society.

Dunlap, K. (2018). Representation of Mental Illness in Video Games. Proceedings from 2019 Connected Learning Summit.

Dunlap, K. (2014). Mediating Factors in the Relationship Between Video Games and Mental Health. Doctoral dissertation.

Dunlap, K. (2013). Integration of Game Design and Theory into Group Psychotherapy for Veterans with Severe/Chronic Mental Illness. Games & Health.

Press

◻️ Clinical Psychologists See Potential Positive in Video Games as Therapy – Variety

◻️ Depressed and Anxious? These Video Games Want to Help – The New York Times

◻️ Gaming for Good – Apple

◻️ Video Games are Terrible at Depicting Mental Illness – The Daily Dot

◻️ Virtual Reality Training for Sexual Harassment? – Newsweek

◻️ “Would Ash Ketchum Give Up?” How Psychologist Kelli Dunlap uses Video Games To Reach Kids – Pixelkin

◻️ ‘Halo’ Player Wins $10,000 Scholarship to Study Game Psych – Mashable

◻️ A Psychologist Reacts to a Recent APA Report on Video Game Violence Studies – Pixelkin