Crucial Conversations provides training in conversational skills that are necessary to successfully navigate situations in which the stakes are high, there are opposing opinions, and the topic generates an emotional response on the part of one or more person involved. This engaged workshop will provide insight and practice in conversing and sharing messages effectively, which actually takes some practice! Specific scenarios will be developed to allow experiential practice and role play for Extension faculty/staff to practice effective communication with volunteers.
The dates for the training are as follows:
Dec. 15, 2015 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Virginia Tech Roanoke Center, Room 710
Roanoke Higher Education Center
108 North Jefferson Street
Dec. 17, 2015 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Virginia Tech Richmond Center, Room 333
2810 N Parham Rd
Lunch will be provided. Registration limited to 30 participants for each session.
Registration is due by Nov. 15, 2015.