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Conversations that Connect: Navigating Challenging Situations with Compassionate Communication

March 2 @ 11:45 am - 2:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:45 am on Saturday, repeating until March 17, 2024

Saturday, March 2, 9 & 16, 12:00—2:00PM

Teresa of Calcutta Hall, lower level

Hospitality begins at 11:45AM and the program starts promptly at 12:00PM.

 Are you facing …

  • Communication Breakdowns: Struggling to express yourself in a way that fosters understanding.
  • Heated Conversations: Finding it challenging to discuss topics that often lead to conflict.
  • Relationship Strain: Experiencing tension with colleagues, friends, or family due to differing perspectives.

Conversations that Connect (3-part series) offers you the tools to turn conflicts into opportunities for deeper connection and mutual understanding. You’ll get …

  • Learn Core Principles: Gain insights into the fundamental principles of nonviolent communication.
  • Structured Practice: Engage in hands-on activities to apply these principles to real-life scenarios.
  • Demonstrations and Q&A: Witness effective communication in action and get your questions answered.
  • Navigate Challenges: Identify common pitfalls and discover strategies to overcome communication hurdles.
  • Transformative Benefits: Experience the power of turning conflicts into opportunities for deeper connection.

This workshop is not just about communication; it’s about building a world where differences are celebrated, not feared. Join Dr. Yvette Erasmus and Basilica parishioners and embark on a journey towards more meaningful, honest, and compassionate communication.

Register for March 2 – part #1

Register for March 9 – part #2

Register for March 16 – part #3

For more information, contact Janice.

Dr. Yvette Erasmus is a psychologist, educator, and consultant, helping humans heal, develop and grow as we collectively make the world a better place. She shows people how to embrace differences while staying grounded in their fundamental unity, while loving themselves and others more deeply. A sought-after relational-intelligence expert with decades of real-world experience, Dr. Erasmus transforms fragmentation and division back into wholeness, health and harmony. Listen to her weekly podcast, Conversations From the Heart wherever you find your podcasts, and learn more at yvetteerasmus.com.


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