Article about GTP in


Here is an article about GTP especially for my Dutch friends. “Hoe games onze hersenen beïnvloeden” written by Bas Bastiaans at

Het effect van games beperkt zich niet alleen tot de huiskamer, de slaapkamer of de wc. Het kan ons hele leven beïnvloeden: onze perceptie, onze dromen en zelfs ons gedrag. Denk jij net als Ezio de Eiffeltoren wel even te beklimmen of hoor je net als Link een deuntje als je je sokkenlade opentrekt? Dan heb je wel eens Game Transfer Phenomena ervaren. Read more




About Angelica B. Ortiz de Gortari

Dr. Angelica B. Ortiz de Gortari is Marie Curie Postdoctoral Research fellow in Cyberpsychology. Critical inquiry on the psychosocial implications of interactive media technologies has been her professional passion since undergraduate school, when she conducted one of the first studies on internet addiction. Game Transfer Phenomena (GTP) is her area of research expertise, for which she has won awards. Dr. Ortiz de Gortari’s research has been featured in different media worldwide including Discovery News, History Channel News, BBC World Service, the New Scientist and the International Herald Tribune. Her research on GTP has even inspired an episode of the TV series CSI: Cyber. She has published academically and presented at several international conferences. The goal of her research is maximizing the psychological and social benefits of interactive virtual technologies while reducing the potential risks it can present to some individuals.

Posted on April 8, 2014, in Media, News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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