Having Aspergers has given me a unique character, a passion for video games and a profound understanding of those experiencing mental health issues and living with disabilities. I am studying a Bachelor of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Wollongong and hope to work in the video game development industry. More importantly, I wish to explore how video games can positively affect youth. We are just beginning to explore how video games can favorably influence learning, skill-building and social skills, especially for those experiencing mental health issues and disabilities like autism or depression. I hope to be at the forefront of this development as an ambassador for video games.
Skills & Expertise
- Mental health
- Computer science
"The best advice I’ve been given is always pursue your passion and what you love. Talent will only go so far, but passion is what is necessary to succeed."
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