Past Program Offerings
Our workshops provide community training opportunities for folks who want to build their communication skills and gain insight into social conflicts. Workshops are suspended for the time being.
We offer several workshop series:
Presenters Amber Freer LLB and Susan Belford MA Con. Res.
Do you wish you could get across to others what you have to say? Does it sometimes seems like others aren’t listening? Are there important conversations you want to have with a caregiver, doctor or adult child? Assertive Seniors is a four part workshop series designed to help develop effective communication and self-advocacy skills, while having fun.
Topics with include:
- Active Listening
- Self-Advocacy and Self Awareness
- Assertive Communication
- Putting it all together
Presenters: Tammy Van Hinte RCC, FMC Cert and Laura Hutcheson, Cert. Coach
Are you worried about how your separation is impacting your children? Do you feel afraid that they are not getting a good model for how to make marriage work? Do you feel helpless about how your children are being parented in the other home? Learn the skills you need to effectively co-parent!
This workshop series examines how to apply the best interests of the child to your life, and how to
- Become aware of conflict patterns in your relationship with your co-parent
- How to keep calm when conflict happens
- How to communicate through conflict
- Support your children to adjust to two homes and to thrive in this family structure
- Reduced rate for Dialogue and Resolution Services mediation and parenting coordination clients.
- Session cost can be subsidized on a sliding scale. Contact the office to arrange.
Presenters Brad Crewson Cert. Con. Res. Roy Asselstine, MA Con. Man. Civil, Family Mediator, Syd Bergeron, BA and Mark Tuttle
Communicating through Conflict is now Lifeskills for Peace!
Do difficult conversations end up as arguments? Does the art of assertiveness escape you? Do you have trouble getting your point across? Don’t get stuck trying to prove you are right—be effective with clear, collaborative communication techniques. Learn how to:
|And much, much more!|
Workshops are suspended.
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If you didn’t see the right offering for you, or your organization, we also offer custom training.