Awards & Accolades

  • National Institute on Drug Abuse - Dartmouth's Center for Technology and Behavioral Health Pilot Core

    play2PREVENT received an award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse - Dartmouth's Center for Technology and Behavioral Health Pilot Core to develop and test an electronic prototype of smokeSCREEN, a videogame intervention for preventing cigarette and marijuana smoking among adolescents aged 11 to 14 years, on January 1, 2014.

    January 2014
  • Serious Play Certified

    PlayForward: Elm City Stories receives a three year certification from the International Serious Play Award Program for meeting the criteria for titles having a high quality standard.

    October 2013
  • GOLD MEDAL AWARD in the International Serious Play Awards

    PlayForward: Elm City Stories won the GOLD METAL AWARD in the International Serious Play Awards in the Healthcare/Medical category at the International Serious Play Conference at DigiPen Institute in Redmond, Washington on August 25, 2013.

    August 2013
  • Women’s Health Research At Yale

    play2PREVENT receives funding from Women's Health Research at Yale Pilot Program (press release) to design and create a video game to increase condom use and partner testing in young black women on June 20, 2013.

    June 2013
  • Pittsburgh Technology Council's DATA award

    PlayForward: Elm City Stories wins the Pittsburgh Technology Council's DATA award for the Joystick Category on May 15, 2013

    May 2013