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Do you find yourself in relationships that you know are not healthy for you, yet feel helpless and unsure of what to do about it? If so, this class with Performance Psychologist Dr. Nick Lazaris is designed for you! You will learn to: Identify the 6 types of toxic relationships you absolutely must avoid; Communicate in an assertive, not passive, style; Build your self-confidence; Learn to say “No” in unhealthy relationships; Identify and stop tolerating people in your life that are controlling, destructive and guilt-inducing.

1 session

Start date: 10/23/17

End date: 10/23/17

Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (10/23/2017-10/23/2017)

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Fee: $30.00

Room :  Community Education Room 7



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CERTIFICATE AWARDED. What would life be if the world weren't full of difficult people? In this seminar, we will focus on ways to analyze types of difficult behavior. You'll learn constructive ways to communicate with difficult people and the powerful tools of pacing, paraphrasing and inquiry. Topics include: difficult people in your life, their specific behaviors and your reaction to their behaviors • four principles of communication • three models of face-to-face communication • guidelines to confront anyone about anything • task vs. people; passive vs. aggressive; behavioral analysis (Modified Myers-Briggs individual exercise) • tips for how to communicate with each personality type: director, entertainer, supporter, analyst • how to deal with specific situations, such as an angry person or a backstabber.

1 session

Start date: 10/07/17

End date: 10/07/17

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (10/7/2017-10/7/2017)

Tuition: $45.00

Materials Fee: $20.00

Room :  Skills Lab Room 107



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CERTIFICATE AWARDED. The need to communicate with impact is one of the most difficult challenges we encounter ... and the one that will lead to the greatest rewards. Most of what we do, we do in the context of a relationship. Communication is the key to all relationships. To be successful in your endeavors you need to become an effective communicator. Topics include: projecting a positive, confident image • how to communicate with difficult people • how to reduce fear barriers to effective presentation • which communication style to use and when • keys to better listening skills • the power of non-verbal signals.

1 session

Start date: 09/23/17

End date: 09/23/17

Weekly - Sat 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (9/23/2017-9/23/2017)

Tuition: $45.00

Materials Fee: $20.00

Room :  Skills Lab Room 107



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Imagine how great life would be if you could really "read" a person, anticipate their behavior and understand where they are coming from?  In just a few short hours and hands on instruction, you will learn how to read a face, understand their body language, and build trust. You will acquire remarkable tools that will teach you what hints to look for, keep your objectivity and act accordingly in any situation.  This course will open your eyes to a wealth of clues that reveal the truth about those around you.  Your life will never be the same.  

1 session

Start date: 09/16/17

End date: 09/16/17

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (9/16/2017-9/16/2017)

Tuition: $49.00

Materials Fee: $20.00

Room :  Community Education Room 7



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Is your public speaking anxiety limiting your personal, school or career goals? Learn the essential skills necessary for controlling unpleasant physical and emotional reactions. Discover the key coping techniques that will help you reduce speech anxiety and gain confidence. You can turn your fear of public speaking into energized performances every time.

1 session

Start date: 09/25/17

End date: 09/25/17

Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (9/25/2017-9/25/2017)

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Fee: $30.00

Room :  Community Education Room 7



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