How Much Screen Time is Good for Kids?

How much screen time is good for kids? Parents who use the “anytime, anything, anyplace” approach essentially do not set limits on their children’s use of video games and other […]

Games for Autism: Draw Something, Portal 2 and New Super Mario Bros. Wii

Welcome to Games for Autism, LWK’s recurring digest featuring the best games for kids dealing with the challenges of autism spectrum disorders.

Here, we highlight recent additions to our games section deemed […]

New Super Mario Bros

This action game helps improve Self-Control and Focus, and is recommended for kids ages 5+.

New Super Mario Bros Wii

This Action game helps improve Self-Control and Focus, and is recommended for kids ages 5+.

Guitar Hero

This music game helps with Focus and Self-Control, and is recommended for kids ages 7+.

Five Strategies for ADHD and Video Games

One of the more fascinating observations that I have made in my 25 years as a child clinical psychologist is that most kids with diagnosed ADHD can, in fact, pay […]

Frisbee Forever

This action game helps with Working memory and Self-Control, and is recommended to ages 4+.

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations

This fighting game helps with Self-Control, Flexibility and Working Memory, and is recommend for kids 12+.

Boombot

This Strategy game helps with Self-Control and Planning, and is recommended for kids ages 6+.

FIFA Soccer 12

This sports game helps with Flexibility and Self-Control and is recommended for kids 8+.