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Stepping Forward: Leadership Training

  • Learn the hallmarks of collaborative leadership
  • Understand the roles of emotional intelligence and technical knowledge
  • Understand one’s talents and skills and learn how to apply them in the real world

Setting Professional Boundaries

  • Define professional boundaries that enhance harmonious and appropriate working conditions
  • Develop clear, effective workplace communication skills
  • Learn to speak to coworkers in appropriate and non-confrontational language

Conflict Transformation

  • Learn the five conflict styles and recognize when each is most effective
  • Master the building blocks to assertive communication
  • Understand the impact of nonverbal communication

Did I Just Say That? Inclusivity Training for Colleges

  • Learn why microaggressions matter: Intent vs. Impact
  • Understand the veils of social interaction
  • Recognize adverse communication situations and practice resolution skills

Differentiated Instruction in the Classroom

  • Understand different abilities and learning styles
  • Maximize each student’s growth and individual success
  • Explore grade-level appropriate exercises, strategies, and successes

Instructional Communication: Maximizing Learning in the Classroom

  • Understand the communication dynamic in the classroom
  • Recognize classroom communication processes that enhance learning
  • Optimize student learning and classroom management

8-Tracks to Ipods: Bridging Generational Gaps

  • Understand what distinguishes Baby Boomers, Gen X, and Gen Y and how their communication styles differ
  • Develop tools to relate to subordinates from different generational cultures
  • Learn to manage intergenerational conflict

Teacher-Parent Communication: Gaining Parental Support

  • Understand and gain tools to surmount parental resistance to academic workload
  • Improve the quality of communication between teachers and parents
  • Develop strategies to discuss behavioral issues

Classroom Management

  • Learn to minimize behavioral distractions
  • Find out how to develop an environment of mutual respect
  • Develop a plan to create a feeling of comradeship and shared vision

Sexual Harassment Prevention

  • Informative, entertaining, AB1825-compliant sessions for all levels of personnel (Executives, Managers, Supervisors, Employees)
  • Interactive role-plays tailored to address the needs of each unique workplace
  • Focus on defining and exploring “gray areas” of sexual harassment

Taking the Lead: Leadership Styles for Millennials

  • Engage in self reflection about personal experiences with the leadership paradigm
  • Understand cultural and generational perspectives that factor into leadership choices
  • Develop a leadership style that reflects individual values and honors the values and needs of others

Bullies in the Workplace

  • Understand the definition of workplace bullying and how hostile environment laws pertain
  • Identify environments that foster workplace bullying
  • Empower individuals with skills to transform workplace communication environments

Not in Our School: Creating and Maintaining a Bully-Resistant Environment

  • Identify and support participants in the bullying triad (bully, target, and bystander)
  • Understand communication dynamics that perpetuate the bullying cycle versus those that foster positive communication
  • Enhance established academic curricula to incorporate anti-bullying pedagogy and foster empathy and collaboration

About Last Night … What Everyone Thinks Happened at the Party: How Miscommunication Impacts Student Life

  • Learn about the relationship between alcohol consumption and sexual assault and other aggressive behaviors
  • Understand how alcohol impacts the ability to assess and react to risk
  • Identify peer environments that encourage heavy drinking and sexual assault
  • Gain skills to set and enforce appropriate boundaries and limits in social situations

Personal Safety Seminar

  • Gain skills for avoidance, deterrence, and resistance of physical and verbal assault
  • Learn to assess the potential danger in a situation
  • Participate in an interactive question-and-answer style format addressing individual concerns about assertiveness, safety, and self-defense

Self-Defense for Women

  • Master easy to learn hands-on physical self-defense techniques
  • Participate in verbal role-plays
  • Learn body language and voice control
  • Move beyond the freeze response
  • Deliver full-force debilitating blows to equipment or a padded “assailant” in a variety of simulated attack scenarios
  • Advanced courses may include opportunity to practice skills in role play scenarios involving weapons and multiple attackers

Self Defense for Men

  • Learn about boundary setting, including the importance of distance, ego control, and de-escalation techniques
  • Master easy to learn hands-on physical self-defense techniques
  • Practice defensive counter-attacks, blocks, and strikes to equipment or a padded “assailant” in a variety of simulated attack scenarios
  • Gain proficiency in verbal and nonverbal communication
  • Advanced courses may include opportunity to practice skills in role play scenarios involving weapons and multiple attackers