Real Dialogue: A Method Based on Mindfulness and Psychoanalysis

Real Dialogue is a method and a skill designed to maintain the emotional space for dialogue during polarization, emotional threat, stress, or perceived offense. It counteracts our natural tendencies to dehumanize each other and create enemies when we feel unheard, unseen, or unknown. Different from conflict resolution, mediation, or any form of compromise, Real Dialogue is a form of negotiation or creative conflict that allows individuals to remain mindful and in contact while in disagreement.

In any conflict or discovery process, people need each other’s perspectives in order to find endu
...Read morering solutions. New ideas and meaning are not always obvious, but can be discovered through authentic and open contact with others, something that humans guard against when they feel threatened.

Real Dialogue is used between adults who are in dispute in families, at work, or in the public domain.

Topics covered in this workshop are:
1. The Skills of Real Dialogue: Speaking for Yourself, Listening Mindfully and Remaining Curious;
2. When is Real Dialogue necessary?
3. The complexity of the “snow globe” of human subjectivity;
4. How to train yourself and others to use Real Dialogue during emotional activation and threat;
5. How Real Dialogue can help to expand one’s ability to use conflict effectively as a means to creativity and lasting solutions;
6. How the cycle of repetitive conflicts can be broken through the application of Real Dialogue mindfulness practices. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • Explain why the theory of the “snow globe” of subjectivity is critically important for untangling projective identifications
  • Define “emotional threat,” the feelings associated with it, and what it evokes in others.
  • Identify the role of emotional triggers in eliciting feelings of shame, humiliation, anxiety or rage in self and others.

Target Audience

This live interactive webinar is intended for mental health professionals, including Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, MFT's and Addiction Professionals.

Learning Levels

  • Intermediate

Saturday, February 05, 2022

Live Interactive Webinar

11:00 AM EST - 02:15 PM EST

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CE Information - Earn 3 CE Credit Hours

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American Psychological Association
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National Board for Certified Counselors
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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, LLC, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #192243, CE Learning Systems, LLC is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
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New York Education Department for Licensed Mental Health Counselors
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New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology
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New York State Education Department's State Board for Marriage and Family Therapy
CE Learning Systems dba CE-Credit.com & AddictionCounselorCE.com is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Marriage and Family Therapy as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists #MFT-0045.

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Each professional is responsible for the individual requirements as stipulated by his/her licensing agency. Please contact your individual licensing board/regulatory agency to review continuing education requirements for licensure renewal. Please note: You must attend "live" (in real-time) to earn CE's.

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