The Bodhana Group offers professional training opportunities, workshops, program development, and game design consultation. Our approach is focused and customized to the needs of the organization served, engaging participants in discussions and activities designed to . If you would like TBG to present a workshop for your group, please contact us for more information.
Professional Services & Consultation
TBG offers an innovative and creative approach to traditional corporate team building exercises. Utilizing a variety of games and charismatic game leaders, we aim to to bring down barriers and encourage empathy while having fun and learning about one another outside of social media. This experience increases communication to develop team cohesion, collaboration, and cooperation. We can customize your experience and accommodate 3 - 50 people in one session, providing an afternoon sure to get people talking!
Tabletop Team Building
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