The Texas Conflict Coach® Blog Talk Radio program announces the following episodes in our "Back to School" series in August held every Tuesday night from 5:00-5:30 pm PST/7:00-7:30 pm CST/8:00-8:30 pm EST.
To participate, go to the designated link for each program or call-in live at 347-324-3591.
Often times, and without even knowing it, divorced or divorcing parents will
put their own self-interests ahead of their children's. Or fail to recognize the
impact their divorce will have on the kids. This can kick off a dangerous cycle
that may have long-lasting and far-reaching consequences for both children
and parents alike.
August 12th: "Dis-Abling Bullying: When Children with Special Needs are Bullied & What To
A child sits alone at the lunch table while peers snicker around him. Perhaps
he understands that he is being excluded and feels sad. What about the child
with a disability who may or may not understand what is happening around
him? Join us to learn how we can "Dis-able Bullying" and protect our
vulnerable population of children with special needs.
With the start of a new academic year, college athletes and coaches prepare
for another season and often a whole new environment. They encounter new
team members, the pressures of performance and a longing for home. During
this program, Joshua Gordon, of the Sports Conflict Institute and Stephen
Kotev will discuss what student athletes and coaches can do to optimize
their performance on and off the field.
Bill Warters, an expert on conflict resolution in higher education, will
describe the Master of Arts in Dispute Resolution program based in the
Department of Communication at Wayne State University in Detroit. He
will review dispute resolution in Higher Education generally and explore
some current trends in the field. He will also describe a new community
conflict resolution outreach initiative into the East Side of Detroit. Finally, Bill will introduce
listeners to some very useful resources he maintains for educators interested in conflict resolution