Facilitator: Greg Abel of Sound Options Group
This event is co-sponsored by the Seattle Special Education PTSA and the SPS Special Education Department
Approaching Difficult Conversations:
In this interactive seminar, participants increase self-awareness and confidence in conflict situations. Participants will learn about the ingredients of conflict, mastering emotions and behaviors, and staying curious about what motivates others as they practice the skills needed for approaching difficult conversations. Participants will:
--Identify the elements of difficult conversations and how they impact you and those you work with.
--Recognize your role in conflict situations.
--Understand conflict styles and how to operate in stressful situations.
--Practice skills needed for holding difficult conversations such as self-awareness, active listening, and asking intentional questions.