Using a multidisciplinary bio-psycho-social approach to providing therapeutic services for clients, including:
- Recreation Therapy (RT) / Therapeutic Recreation (TR)
- Cognitive/Behavioral Psychology
- and Neuroscience
Using relevant evidence-based and theory-based approaches, guided by RT/TR methodologies to provide intervention program plans drawing upon 30+ years of research on the various forms of role-playing games as an intervention modality to achieve clients' specific therapeutic goals.
The RPG Trailer will make it possible to provide RPG to your clients directly, or for me to come out and train your health professionals in how to use regular and adapted role-playing games to achieve your clients' goals.
Hawke Robinson, the creator of the RPG Trailer, is registered with the Washington State Department of Health as a Recreation Therapist
This provides oversight and disciplinary measures for health professionals. My legal name is William Hawkes-Robinson. My registration number is RE# 60526204): https://fortress.wa.gov/doh/providercredentialsearch/SearchCriteria.aspx
I am a member in good standard with the Washington State Therapeutic Recreation Association (WSTRA), and the American Therapeutic Recreation Association (ATRA).
I am also currently a student at Eastern Washington University (EWU) working on an interdisciplinary degree in Recreation Therapy, Music Therapy, Neuroscience, & Research Psychology. After completing two internships (recreation therapy and psychology), I am planning to sit for the NCTRC CTRS (Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist) exam. I am a member of WSTRA & ATRA . I have completed the Mental Health First Aid certification program.
I have been participating in role-playing games since 1979. I am founder of The RPG Research Project, and many other RPG related endeavors.