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Shetler Studios

244 W. 54th St.

12th Floor, Room 1204

New York, NY 10019

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Who hasn't felt a little shy at parties? Maybe you've felt that social awkwardness or even social anxiety at parties, networking events or even workshops! Do you worry about people judging you as "not normal" in group settings?

This is the workshop to attend! You will not be alone, and it is guaranteed that you will leave with new insights and a boost of social confidence to take with you that night!


This workshop is designed to:

  • Boost your social confidence at parties, networking events, other workshops, giving presentations and public speaking, etc
  • Prove to you that you are not alone and that it is safe to explore new ways of approaching social events
  • Give you deeper personal insight to fears around social interaction in order to co-creatively overcome those fears
  • Clear the way and make space for personal expansion and more fulfilling relationships in your personal and professional life
  • Create space for connection and community support and possibly lifelong friendships
  • Be a really fun and productive way to spend a weeknight!

The group will meet FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY to discover shared issues to explore through a dynamic role play method called Sociodrama. There will never be pressure to "perform." You may decide to volunteer for a role or you may choose to witness. No matter what you choose, you will learn something new about yourself and humanity.

This group is limited to 15 people. This is not group therapy. This is 'embodied problem solving' at its finest. Anyone can participate. There is no experience necessary besides being a human.

This is a group exploration in a safe space held by Jamie Lynn McCoppin, a drama therapist with over 45 hours of Sociodrama training. Jamie created and taught an original course for University students with speech anxiety in 2013 using Sociodrama to improve confidence. Students reported a 100% success rate.

Read what others have said about working and playing with Jamie:

"Jamie has a gentleness that allows those around her to play free from shame or self-consciousness. Her bright energy and humor gradually, patiently, help folks (re)discover parts of themselves that were shut down or dormant." -K. Lee, CT

"Playing with Jamie felt easy and fun. I was comfortable, which led me to feel more creative. My creative self is where I feel the most powerful." -Chantal, NY

"Fun and good way to discover yourself!" -Patricia R, NY

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

You must be at least 18 years of age to participate.

What can I bring into the event?

You might want to bring a water bottle, a snack or a notebook to write down any insights. Please note that food is not allowed in the space, but you can eat snacks in the break area.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email Jamie at mysparkofplay@gmail.com with any questions! She'd love to hear from you!

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

If you cannot attend the event, your money will be transferrable to working with Jamie in her individual coaching sessions or by applying your credit to future workshops offered by Spark of Play. You may also choose to give your credit away to a friend or family member who might benefit from coaching with Jamie.

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244 W. 54th St.

12th Floor, Room 1204

New York, NY 10019

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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