Communication Skills for Strengths-based Leaders


Date and Time
Tue, 10/15/2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Address
Temple University Harrisburg
234 Strawberry Square
Harrisburg, PA 17101



Communication Skills for Strengths-based Leaders

Communication plays a key role in creating an empowering workplace and engaging employees. In this workshop participants will learn and practice strengths-based communication techniques that will improve relationships and improve results. Leaders will identify practical strategies to try in their organization such as powerful questions, communicating through conflict and how to turn complaints into actionable statements of value. Additionally, participants will reflect on the need for self-care and stress management.

This workshop is part of the Strengths-based Leadership Certificate Program.  This flexible certificate program provides supervisors, managers, directors and emerging leaders with an opportunity to learn and practice skills leading to a more empowered workplace. Leaders may choose to attend just the workshops that interest them or sign up for the complete certificate program. Participants who attend all five workshops, complete a final project, and present the project at a sixth meeting will receive Temple University Harrisburg’s Strengths-based Leadership Certificate. 

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Identify and practice basic strengths-based communication techniques:
    • Active Listening
    • Reflection
    • Empathy
    • Powerful Questions
    • Language of Commitment
  • Identify strategies to support self-care for oneself and for one’s team

Continuing Education Credit:

Available and optional at check-out. This item must be paid for at check out. Continuing Education Credit fee is $20.00.

To obtain CE Credit, please complete the following items:

  • Pay the Continuing Education Fee (optional choice at check-out)
  • Attend entire course and sign-in
  • Complete the online request form
  • Complete the Course Evaluation after attending

This workshop has been approved for 6 continuing education hours by Temple University Harrisburg. Temple University Harrisburg is a pre-approved provider of continuing education by the PA State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors. These credit hours satisfy requirements for LSW/LCSW/LMFT/LPC biennial license renewal.