~ Mastering the Active Facilitation Approach ~
Brought to you by Shared Support Maryland, Inc. in collaboration
with Elizabeth Vasquez, Management Consultant Associates & Gail Godwin, Shared Support Maryland, Inc.
November 20, 2017 ~ 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. &
November 21, 2017 ~ 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Maryland Association of Community Services
8835 Columbia 100 Parkway Columbia, MD 21044
Join us for this advanced opportunity and very productive workshop in our array of Person- Centered Capacity Training & Development Sessions!
Ultra productive meetings have many elements ~ one of them is a skilled facilitator! Whether you are a Person directing your own services, a Coordinator of Community Services, a Case Manager, a Support Broker, Transition Coordinator, Administrator... facilitating person centered, service, strategic, organizational planning meetings ~ ANY type of meeting ~ this is for you!
Organizations are turning increasingly to collaborative approaches to get work done better and faster. Planning meetings require the best of us in collaboration with others. Practice to manage these skills ~ the result is highly productive, action oriented meetings.
This two-day course in the active facilitation approach ~ presents the role of the facilitator as a combination of leading and supporting, and offers techniques designed to help groups be as creative and productive as they can be, focusing on the skills of:
•Organizing and preparing for meetings •Opening work sessions •Leading group discussions •Helping groups reach consensus •Managing conflict in groups •Brainstorming
This is a no-power-point - hands-on and practice session and includes!
•Brief presentations •Group discussions •A self-insight questionnaire •Small group work •Action planning
This 2-day training is only $150 for both days. Teams are encouraged to apply. Register 10 people and another person can come for free! Call around ~ you don't have to be from the same agency, be generous ~ give your freebee away :) ~ whatever suits best!