PNDC Calendar of Events

See below for webinars and workshops currently available to the public. Conferences and training programs for organizations are not listed here. If you'd like training for your professional or community organization and/or conference you can Contact Us.

Our Training programs are broken into Eight Tracks.
Track 1: Beliefs & Concepts that Shape Our Life Experiences
Track 2: Powerful Non-Defensive Communication Skill Builiding
Track 3: Issue-Focused Sessions
Track 4: Practice Groups for Personal & Professional Growth
Track 5: Coaching & Executive Consulting
Track 6: Personal & Professional Growth Inventories
Track 7: Changing Hard-Wired "Blueprints" for Our Life Experiences
Track 8: PNDC Trainers' Training Programs

More Information About the 8 Training Tracks

Webinars & Tele-Seminars
Date Event                                  

Oct. '16 thru Mar. '17
WEBINAR
TRACK 4

Practice Group ~ For Parents of Adult Children
Track 4 ~ Practice Groups
Six Monthly 3- Hour Sessions: Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb & March
Tuesdays: 3-6 PM Pacific Time ~ 4-7 PM Mountain ~ 5-8 PM Central ~ 6-9 PM Eastern

SOLD OUT - CONTACT US IF YOU'D LIKE NOTIFICATION FOR NEXT SERIES

2016 Dates TBA
WEBINAR
TRACK 4

Practice Group ~ Personal Growth
Track 4 ~ Practice Groups - A Series of 6 3-hour Monthly Sessions
See Practice Group Description
Contact Us for Registration & Schedule Details
Dates Will Be Announced Soon

2016 Dates TBA
WEBINAR
TRACK 4

Practice Group ~ For Collaborative Family Law Professionals
See Practice Group Description
Contact Us for Registration & Schedule

2016 Dates TBA
WEBINAR
TRACK 4

Practice Group ~ For Mediators & Other ADR Professionals
See Practice Group Description
Contact Us for Registration & Schedule

 

Please contact us to request notification of when the next webinars on
(1) Disarming Questions and/or (2) Inspiring Statements will be held.


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Workshops
Date Event

11/03/16
WORKSHOP
3 HOURS
TRACK 3

Why do we give negative people so much power?
Track 3: Issue-Focused Practice Session
Location: Oakland, CA
Time: 6:00-9:00 PM
Content, Details & Registration

11/05-06/16
WORKSHOP
2 DAYS
TRACK 2

Powerful Non-Defensive Statements:
Inspiring Others with Clarity & Compassion
Track 2: PNDC Skill Building ~ A 2-Day Workshop
Dates: Saturday, November 5 & Sunday, November 6, 2016
Location: Oakland, CA
Content, Details & Registration

May 2017
WORKSHOP
3.5 DAYS
TRACK 2

Annual PNDC Intensive - Workshop Series - Ontario Canada
—Take any as stand-alones or take them all
Track 2: PNDC Skill Building ~ A 3.5 Day Workshop
Dates: May 2017 Sessions Dates ~ TBA Soon


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Consulting & Coaching
Date Event

TRACK 5

Program Overview ~ Coaching & Consulting

We offer individual coaching and executive consulting, as well as group coaching. In addition, we do hands-on interventions with teams and departments in organizations to analyze seemingly unresolvable issues and facilitate more productive skills for achieving goals and maintaining positive relationships.

Our select group of coaches are dynamic, straightforward, articulate, and compassionate. We have coaches available who are highly competent to in other fields as well as being PNDC trainers.Thus, we can provide coaching and consulting on a wide range of topics/issues/skills, including: management, team building, client relationships, alternative dispute resolution, couple, parent-child and "family of origin relationships," ethics, spirituality, self-esteem, and so on. Coaching can be done by phone, webinar, or in-person sessions. We can help you select an available coach who might best serve your needs. For inquires, please email us and give a brief description of the issues you would like to be the focus of the coaching.

For Inquires: Contact Us with a brief descriptioin of issues you'd like to focus on.

PNDC Master Coaches:

Ami Atkinson Combs ~ Vicki Dello Joio ~ Sharon Strand Ellison ~ Dr. Monza Naff


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Trainers' Training
Date Event

Schedule
TBA
TRACK 8

We offer PNDC Trainers' Training Programs for selected applicants.You can see detailed information on the program and if you decide you are interested in participating you can contact us for application information. You can also begin by taking some of the basic courses that are required for the program and decide later if you'd like to apply to become a certified trainer.

Trainers' Training Program Details ~ Contact Us for Application Information


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Interviews
Date Event

4/19/14

Bread for the Journey     —Nourishing the Seed of Generosity in Every Human Heart

                                           Marianna Cacciatore interviews Sharon Strand Ellison
                                           On Powerful Non-Defensive Communication

12/23/14

VoiceAmerica     —An Interview with Ami Atkinson Combs & Sharon Strand Ellison
                             On Using non-defensive communication during family gatherings

Hosted by Elizabeth Lutz, and her two daughters, Danielle Schoenecker and Melissa Schoenecker                   


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