The Art of Powerful Non-Defensive Communication

takingwar_Instructor: Hilary Mullins and Vanessa Brown
Date: Mondays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31, 6:30-8 PM (5 sessions)
Location: Bethel Public Library, Bethel, VT
Requirements: This course will use the book, Taking the War Out of Our WordsUp to 10 copies of the book will be purchase and provided to students for free.


If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to heal conflict, enhance self-esteem, become more open and spontaneous, strengthen your relationships, transform an organization, or guide the way toward a more peaceful global community, this course is for you!  The course is designed around the book, Taking the War Out of Our Words –a revolutionary process for eliminating defensiveness, liberating honesty, building integrity, and inspiring compassion–at home, at work, and in the community.

Instructor Bio:
Hilary Mullins is an essayist, college public speaking instructor, and window cleaner living in Bethel, Vermont.  She has studied and practiced the art of powerful non-defensive communication for many years and is excited to finally design and teach a course on the subject.  Vanessa Brown is a lawyer and peace activist who practices the principles of powerful non-defensive communication in her daily life.

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