Job Stauffer talks the importance of self-care through video games

The co-founder of Orpheus gives insight to how his company looks to improve self-care.


We caught up with Job Stauffer, the co-founder and CCO of Orpheus Self-Care Entertainment. During the interview below, Stauffer talks about how most of the self-care tips people suffering from mental illnesses are given from professionals usually feels like a chore. Orpheus is setting out to change this through VR gaming.

He speaks passionately about how games can help people meditate and reach a feeling of zen when going through depression and anxiety. It's pretty inspiring to see this company pioneering for games to be used a way that could save lives. More information about Orpheus Self-Care Entertainment and their goals can be found on their website. Stay tuned to the official Shacknews and GamerHubTV YouTube channels for more exclusive interviews!

Donovan is a young journalist from Maryland, who likes to game. His oldest gaming memory is playing Pajama Sam on his mom's desktop during weekends. Pokémon Emerald, Halo 2, and the original Star Wars Battlefront 2 were some of the most influential titles in awakening his love for video games. Donovan is currently studying broadcast journalism at Bowie State University with hopes to join the Shacknews team full time after graduation. He is a huge Star Wars nerd and film fanatic that will talk with you about movies and games all day. You can follow him on twitter @Donimals_

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