This workshop is an introduction to hearing, seeing, and responding like a Gestalt practitioner. Through a series of exercises, participants will experience becoming fully present in the here and now and experience the difference in the impact they have using Gestalt principles.
Continuing Education (CE): 3.5 contact hours
Lynne M. Kweder, MPA, LSW, BCC
Jessica Moncrief, MSSA, LISW-S
Upon completion, you will be able to:
- Describe the difference between presence as an objective expert and the embodied presence of a gestalt practitioner;
- Identify the difference between working in the present (here and now) and in talking about the past (there and then); and
- Describe the difference in the impact on one another when using a gestalt approach to interaction.