You are passionate about making a change in this world. You strive to inform, to educate, to inspire.
And yet, you find that your perfectly crafted message of transformation is met with resistance. Why?
Too often change agents — therapists, activists, policy makers, and people working in their communities — unintentionally employ methods that are counterproductive to what they are trying to achieve. Rather than winning people over, they cause them to resist new perspectives. The science of how people change (and why they don’t) has not yet made it to the front lines of people fighting the good fight. Until now…
Six 2-Hour Interactive Sessions
Sept. 17 – Sept. 24 – Oct. 1
Oct. 8 – Oct. 15 – Oct. 22
11:00 am – 11:30 am (PDT)
Overview of the fundamental concepts we’ll be covering in that session (available the week prior to the session so you can preview them at your leisure).
Q&A PLUS DEEP-DIVE DISCUSSION
11:30 am – 12:30 pm (PDT)
Dr. Cassandra Vieten will provide additional context to the session topic, responding to your specific comments/questions and enhancing the themes covered in the lecture with a deeper look at what the research tells us about effective communication for change.
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm (PDT)
We’ll wrap up each session with immersive practice during which you may explore the techniques, hone your skillset, and integrate these new tools into your personal communication process.
About the Presenter
Cassandra Vieten, PhD, is President of the Institute of Noetic Sciences. A scientist and psychologist, she is an internationally acclaimed workshop leader, public speaker, and author of three books. Her life’s work has been investigating and developing programs and practices to inspire worldview transformation and behavior change. In this new project, she has convened a team of leaders in the fields of neuroscience, social science, and cognitive science; media and communication experts; designers and technology experts; and spiritual teachers who have contributed their best thinking to boosting the effectiveness of change-makers working toward a more just and sustainable world.