The Bodhana Group offers training opportunities and workshops for the general public, community organizations, family groups, and public events. If you would like TBG to present a workshop for your group, please contact us for more information.
The Bodhana Group can offer your business a unique way to help your teams increase communication and critical thinking all while encouraging fun and camaraderie. We use a variety of tabletop games that promote a wide range of skills important to effective work environments. Our trainings create great opportunities for growth as well as great memories that will keep your team talking for months!
The skills we can build include:
Creativity and expression
Not only will we construct a one of a kind opportunity to suit your business, but we can also make recommendations of games you can obtain for use in your company to keep the brain going and growing! Customized rates based on travel, number of participants and activities. Contact us for more details.
Corporate Team Building
The Bodhana Group offers unique trainings using specialized games to help teach and develop concepts and practice skills that are essential to working within the Human Services Field. These games focus on learning about communication, empathy and can also discuss unique situations such as sexuality within the IDD community and working with persons with trauma history. These trainings use games that are specifically designed to highlight concepts that can be transitioned to the work that you do supporting others. Contact us for details on games and programs offered and as always, Bodhana specializes in customizing!
Human Services Focused Training Using Tabletop Gaming
This introductory training starts participants on the long and exciting journey of learning how gaming can have a deeper, more impactful benefit. We discuss educational, social, and behavioral applications from different varieties of tabletop gaming. Group discussion activities include examination of common everyday games to see the rich potential for teaching skills and preparing people for life. This training is offered as both a lecture/powerpoint class and as an in-depth workshop that includes game play with all participants.
The Benefits of Therapeutic Gaming
This presentation focuses the lens of therapeutic gaming more specifically to tabletop role playing games. We show connections between aspects of the role playing game hobby and established clinical approaches. Class discussion includes practice case studies where we explore how to inject therapeutic content into a role playing campaign.
Therapy & RPGs Isn't Just DnD
This unique workshop offers insight into that most basic piece of equipment for any role player - the character sheet. In an experience valuable for new players and veterans alike, we break down the anatomy of a character sheet and show not only what it can teach another person, but what it can help us learn ablout ourselves, according to who we choose to play. Advanced versions of this class can include examples of character creation for all levels of understanding of the gaming hobby.
Bringing Characters to Life