The Art of Conflict Transformation

Conflict is something most people want to avoid, yet it's a natural part of life. When approached with integrity, curiosity, and compassion, conflict can open us to new possibilities and deepen our relationships. Learn to embrace both-and rather than either-or thinking, so you can transform conflict into win-win solutions. Discover how to increase your comfort in dealing with conflict and to build more trust and communication in relationships.

At a glance

What: The Art of Conflict Transformation

When: Tue-Wed, Jun 6-7, 8:30am-4:30pm

Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St., Madison, WI

Cost: $325, includes lunch

Continuing education credit: 14 hours (1.4 CEUs)

Deborah Bachmann
Kathy Germann

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2017 Spring Emotionally Intelligent Brochure
Approved CE hours for social workers, counselors, therapists, psychologists, and more

What you will learn

  • How your history with conflict impacts your current responses to it
  • The 4 basic responses to conflict
  • A tool for checking out assumptions before they escalate into conflict
  • How to practice being grounded and centered in the midst of conflict
  • The differences between position statements and needs statements
  • How to clarify and express your underlying needs
  • How to use questions of inquiry to learn about others’ perspectives
  • How to generate win-win solutions

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