A recent article featured in Healthcare Technology, illustrated the wealth of benefits that result from professional video game use. Author Stanley Jackson, highlighted the major breakthroughs Timocco has made with video games and the therapeutic value it produces for children. According to Jackson, “Growing with Timocco, the brainchild of Occupational Therapist Sarit Tresser, is a game designed specifically for use by therapists and child progression professionals to assist in the learning and development of young children who suffer from conditions such as ADHD, Developmental Co-Ordination Disorder, muscle weakness issues and cerebral palsy.”
In addition, the article presents the underlying principles of the Timocco Games. What makes the Timocco Games enticing to industry professionals, is the unmistakable ability to provide an intensive yet enjoyable experience that children want to play. As apposed to the common day video games that can have numerous negative effects on the child.
Furthermore, the Timocco games may seem to have a simple interface, but in fact it is working on a range of cognitive and motor functions from concentration, posture, muscle toning and much more. More breakthroughs will be discovered as more industry professionals continue to acknowledge the intrinsic benefits of Health Games.