sensitivity training


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sensitivity training:

see group psychotherapygroup psychotherapy,
a means of changing behavior and emotional patterns, based on the premise that much of human behavior and feeling involves the individual's adaptation and response to other people.
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Results of the follow-up evaluation, 18 months after the students completed the STCW, were so compelling that we confidently recommend that professional schools teach sensitivity training using the principles of clown care.
At the sensitivity training earlier this month, Elizabeth Dann pointed out that there are about 1 billion Muslims worldwide and educated the group about Muslim traditions and clothing.
Funnily enough, we don't have sensitivity training for all the non-Europeans who now reside in Europe.
These rehabilitation professionals felt sensitivity training should include interactive exercises designed to encourage each person's active participation.
In the fall, city employees will also undergo sensitivity training, and Not in Newark has obtained funding to also train teachers and run local ads addressing self-esteem among queer kids of color.
BILL I could say how the guys should get sensitivity training but, fact is, your school sounds like a microcosm of our society.
Marcus Logan, HOPE co-chair, told the Spectator, "We offer the students sensitivity training in ongoing sessions once a week and teach them how to develop strategies that reflect their school community, such as posters, programs, or plays, or what have you.
For the most part, I am interested to know about the quality of cultural sensitivity training police offers undergo, its effectiveness and the screening of police officers.
This 15-week program involves a two-hour intensive session where fathers will be given sensitivity training and the necessary skills to help them abstain from abusive behaviour.
Civil rights organizations usually attempt to deter future discrimination by negotiating the implementation of administrative changes within the company, such as sensitivity training and the hiring of African Americans in key management positions.
Your company has a written antiharassment policy, you've trained your managers in litigation avoidance techniques, your employees have been sent to diversity and sensitivity training classes, and the entire workforce has been thoroughly counseled against the commission of harassment.
It has poked fun at greedy medical professionals, trendy New Agers and emotionally challenged men who enroll in sensitivity training workshops.