Wholistic Community development
This 4-hour workshop will explore the question, "How do we view the community we are engaging? Is the community a problem to solve or a positive community to be journeyed with?" Wholistic community development is a collaborative, creative process which cultivates the social, economic, political, cultural, spiritual, and environmental conditions needed for the entire community to thrive.
In this course, participants will learn how to create a multi-faceted social enterprise model that covers a wide range of opportunities to increase economic development in areas where resources are limited. Participants will discover how to facilitate increased employability, create business teams to provide wrap-around services, micro-lending, capital investments, and more
Transformative Dialogue is our most popular training. This unique two-day training is about communication processes that combine restorative justice principles, mediation practices, and community development concepts. Individuals learn to effectively address reconciliation and restoration to build healthier neighborhoods and communities.
This two-day training introduces participants to Restorative Justice Circles. In Circle, we share ideas and issues that matter to us. We can sit together and face even the most difficult or painful experiences in a way that allows our better selves to emerge. Circles are used to impact families, students, the workplace, activists, organizers, government, community members, the faith community, people celebrating or in crisis, and more.
BAsic Restorative Justice Circles
Advanced Circle Training
This two-day training builds on concepts learned in Basic Circle Training. Participants will learn how to facilitate more complex issues and conflicts. This course will empower leaders to address a variety of conflicts and complex issues.