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Fun Fridays: Building Community through Dungeons & Dragons

August 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Fun Fridays offer a refreshing mid-day break from work to indulge in physical, mental, or creative activity.

Stephanie gave an introduction to Dungeons & Dragons and other table-top roleplaying games. These games create entertainment that inspires creativity, sparks passion, forges friendships, and fosters communities around the globe. Stephanie introduced Dungeons & Dragons and her own personal experiences with playing before taking participants through a brief encounter.

Facilitator: Stephanie Bouley, PhD, is a research fellow in the Center for Genomic Medicine at MGH. She has been an active member in the Dungeons & Dragons community for the last 3 years. Stephanie has taken two “Game to Grow” courses, which cover building, strengthening, and maintaining community through role playing games as well as an introduction to therapeutic social skills RPG groups.