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#3 breakout

From Conflict to Collaboration

Navigating Tough Conversations with Confidence

Dive deep into the secrets of transforming confrontations into productive conversations in this interactive breakout session with renowned communication expert Dr. Debra Dupree. Gain practical tools and techniques to navigate tough conversations, set safe boundaries, and foster collaboration.

Executive Summary

Dr. Debra Dupree invites participants to dive deep into the art of navigating tough conversations with confidence, integrity and grace. In this interactive breakout session, Dr. Debra engages attendees through hands-on activities, real world scenarios, and storytelling to deepen their understanding of the power of effective communication strategies.

Dr. Debra leverages her experience to explain the neuroscience behind conflict and emotional reactions. She empowers participants to assertively express their opinions, set safe boundaries, and seek common ground in challenging interactions.

Practical techniques to defuse tension and create a foundation for collaboration are highlighted to make the case for positive change. Participants leave this session with the mindset for navigating future conflicts confidently.

Learning Points/Objectives

  1. Deeper understanding of the neuroscience behind conflict and emotional reactions.
  2. Learn strategies for setting safe boundaries and managing challenging conversations with confidence, grace and integrity.
  3. Develop skills to foster collaboration and seek common ground in conflict situations.

Attendee Take-Aways

  1. Increased confidence in navigating tough conversations with grace and professionalism.
  2. Enhanced ability to assertively express themselves while maintaining mutual respect.
  3. Practical techniques to foster collaboration and seek common ground in conflict situations.

Style for Attendee Engagement

Dr. Debra employs an interactive and experiential approach to engage participants in this breakout session. Through group discussions, role-playing exercises, and personalized feedback, attendees will actively apply the concepts discussed during the session. Dr. Debra’s warm and supportive style creates a safe environment for participants to practice new communication techniques, ensuring an engaging and transformative learning experience.

With 30+ years in workplace mediation and corporate training, Dr. Debra Dupree offers invaluable insights into fostering successful, inclusive workplace climates.

Participants are empowered, through her actionable tips, to confidently engage in tough conversations and take steps to transform workplace culture.

Praised for her impact and trusted as an expert resource, she excels in resolving conflicts and driving positive change.

I've had the great opportunity to work with Debra recently. She is a true partner and expert in her field of work. Debra's skills in mediation and coaching are top notch. She has a lovely way of both connecting with people and driving sustainable and actionable results.

"Thank you! You were amazing! Your visuals were great and you had everything so well organized. Your speech was lively and interesting! It was clear why you're in demand worldwide . It's really important to be able to resolve conflict and you share your passion brilliantly! We were very impressed!"

Learn How Others Have Been Inspired!

Ty Bourdony

Primary Mediation Trainer Director
Mediation Center of Central Florida

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Managing Emotional Dynamics in Mediation

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Beyond Communication

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