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GMT-2 - Game Master in Therapy – Level 2 – Intermediate (26 hours)

by Hawke Robinson published Jun 13, 2016 08:50 PM, last modified Dec 18, 2016 03:11 PM
This 26 hour program provides level 2 certification as a Game Master for Therapeutic settings. This program is only available to already established care professionals with a certification, degree, and/or license in a relevant therapeutic field.

Course ID(s): TRPG-GMT-2-2xx-xx, LARP-GMT-2-2xx-xx, CRPG-GMT-2-2xx-xx, SRPG-GMT-2-2xx-xx

Focus: Healthcare.

Total Training Hours: 26 Hours

RPG Formats Included: 1 of 4 (TRPG, LARP, CRPG, SRPG)

Total Rate (local): $2,400

Rate (teleconference): $1,200 (max 8 trainees) *

Rate (on-site distant): Negotiable / RPG Trailer

Number of Trainees: 1 to 4 trainees per session.

Prerequisites: GMT-1 in related RPG format, and 100+ hours related RPG experience.

Post-training test: Yes (multiple-choice, fill in the blank, matching, short essay, long essay).  Require 90%+ test score to receive certificate.

Training Certification Received: GMT-2 in specific format.

Details: This program is available to established care professionals.

This program includes:

  • Background refresher and RPG advocacy (1 hour).
  • Four or more sessions of hands-on interactive guidance running a group of 1 or more players through one or more various "standard" adventure scenarios. (12 hours).
  • Processing and feedback on GMT candidates performance for each session (4 hours).
  • Additional considerations for providing RPG sessions in the related format in a therapeutic setting (1 hour).
  • RPG adaptations and consideration for specific special needs populations (2 hours).
  • Create 2 new short adventures to achieve 2 different client-specific goals (4 hours).
  • Critique and feedback on the two adventure designs (2 hours).


Training includes introductory interactive participation in one of 4 RPG formats: 

  • Tabletop (TRPG)
  • Live-action (LARP)
  • Solo and group computer-based (CRPG)
  • Solo adventure books and modules (SRPG).


Note: Training can be delivered either as one day-long (8 hour) session, or 2 half-day (4 hour) sessions. All training must take place within a contiguous 2 week period. 

* Teleconference training is not available for LARP or TRPG certification at this level. Listed teleconference rate is for training certification in CRPG or SRPG.