Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy

About this Training

This training is intended as supplemental instruction for clinicians interested in adapting tabletop role playing games for use in individual therapy. The instruction will primarily address the process integrating RPG’s into weekly sessions with a client, as well as identifying rewards and potential pitfalls of this application. We will emphasize these notions in the context of several case examples where Dungeons and Dragons, 5E was used. Please note, this training assumes participants have undergone prior instruction regarding TTRPG’s and their applied use in group settings.

Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy

Learning Objectives

  • #1

    Identify benefits and risks of incorporating TTRPG’s with individual psychotherapy.

  • #2

    Compile and apply traditional, individual psychotherapy techniques with TTRPG’s.

1 APA Hour Upon Completion

The Telos Project is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Telos Project maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Geek Therapeutics is an approved Cosponsor.
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1 NBCC Hour Upon Completion

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1 ACE CE Hour Upon Completion

Geek Therapeutics, #1769, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Geek Therapeutics maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 05/19/2021 – 05/19/2022. Social workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credits.

Instructor(s)

LICENSED PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR

Patrick Weaver

Patrick Weaver is a Licensed Professional Counselor who enjoys working with “challenging” kids and teens, as well as their families, to resolve difficult behavioral problems at home and school. Since graduating from Dallas Baptist University with a Masters degree in Counseling, he has worked primarily with children and adolescents involved with Juvenile Justice and DFPS. He conducts testing for various issues and provides counseling for individuals, couples, and families. In his free time, he mulls over witty comebacks that came too late.

Enjoy These Further Benefits!

  • Understand Your Clients

    Learn how to understand and work with your clients using proven strategies derived from competent practice, knowledge, and culture while knowing what questions to ask them.

  • Learn From A Leader In The Field

    Presented by one of the leading experts in the field of Psychology, this training presents upon the topic using real life examples.

  • Become Knowledgeable In The Culture

    Through understanding the culture and connecting with our clients, we create meaning, relationships, and a place for new thought to birth.

Course Curriculum

  • 1

    Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy

    • Welcome to the Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy Workshop

    • Duet Play PPT Handout

  • 2

    Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy Video

    • Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy

  • 3

    Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy Learning Objectives Quiz

    • Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy Learning Objectives Quiz

  • 4

    Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy CE Evaluation

    • Duet RPG Play: An Adjunctive Technique in Individual Psychotherapy CE Evaluation

  • 5

    Final Steps

    • Here are the next steps!

Other Information

Access is provided to the course via email after registration and payment is made.

System Requirements: A computer and a stable internet connection.

Target Audience: Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, Mental Health Professionals.

Content Level: Beginner

Course Completion Requirements: Completing all sections of the training of written information, video completion, learning objectives quiz, and course evaluation.  Evaluations are part of the coursework.  The certificate will then be generated immediately after all requirements have been completed.

Date Recorded: 06/06/2020

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Disability Accommodations

It is the responsibility of the Individual to contact Geek Therapeutics to request disability accommodations at Hello@geektherapeutics.com.   

Geek Therapeutics is committed to helping each student reach his/her academic potential and to providing every student equal opportunity to participate in and engage with the course.  In keeping with this commitment, effort has been made to develop accessible learning materials that provide equal access.  Please contact Geek Therapeutics immediately if access to course materials is restricted due to a disability so the issue(s) can be resolved in a timely manner.

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