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Say What You Mean: Conflict Resolution at Home, Work and Beyond with Kate Webster

In this workshop, participants practice effective communication strategies for interrupting inappropriate behavior. Participants learn communication tools for maintaining harmonious and safe workplaces, homes, and communities. Through small group role plays, reflection, and large group discussion, participants practice verbal strategies for working through situations ranging from mild to dangerous.
Specific areas of focus include:
  • Effective limit-setting when someone has crossed the line
  • De-escalating a difficult person
  • Intervening when someone else is the target of violence

Date: Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 @ 1:30-3:00

Where: Thousand Waves Martial Arts & Self-Defense Center, 1220 W. Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60657

Cost: FREE

Contact: Kate Webster, Director of Violence Prevention Programs @ kwebster@thousandwaves.org or 773-472-7663