Clinical Psychologist

Legend Land therapy game takes Autistic children inside their own brain

Blog: Luke Interviewed by 11 News

Luke Interviewed by 11 News Luke Blackwood, Clinic Director of  Full Potential Psychology is Interviewed by 11 News Thank you to Christy Jones and all the Legends at 11 News for the interview. It was great showing you around Legend Land and sharing how our Minecraft therapy world has been helping to make therapy fun. Legend Land

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Teaching Impulse Control and Flexibility with a Deck of Cards

By Luke Blackwood / Clinical Psychologist “Why don’t they just stop and think?”. “It has to be their way or the highway”. Most parents ask themselves these questions while their child is making impulsive decisions and lacking flexibility in thinking. People have turned to medication, therapy and more recently games to help children develop in

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Breakthrough therapy uses Minecraft to empower children with ASD

It’s no secret that children of all ages love internet gaming, and in particular, the world’s most popular video game, Minecraft. And children with Autism are no exception to this global phenomenon. “When working with children with ASD I noticed that almost all of them play Minecraft,” says Clinical Psychologist Luke Blackwood. “Minecraft is an

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