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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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We also have asked that she take some form of sensitivity training. Folks are calling for her resignation.
One dismissal sends a stronger message throughout an organisation than 10,000 hours of sensitivity training.
Instead, the groups wrote, administration officials settled on expanded sensitivity training and other measures that don't directly address the continued use of anti-Muslim materials.
Chapters include an overview of Asperger Syndrome (provided by Brenda Smith Myles), strategies for teaching social skills, behavior management recommendations, skill lessons, and activities, using sensitivity training and incentive programs to promote peer acceptance, and more.
Featuring Samuel Betances, doctorate from Harvard, self-described "biracial, bicultural, and bilingual citizen of the world," presenting a mandatory Cultural Sensitivity Training Session at the US DA.
Efforts to increase student comfort level with children led to the inception of an innovative program for sensitivity training using professional clowns.
* Provide LGBT diversity and sensitivity training for employees.
Since her arrival at Kaiser's South San Francisco Medical Center, she has made it her mission to improve health outcomes among Filipino-Americans with wellness programs designed specifically for them and cultural sensitivity training for hospital staff.
ERIC Descriptors: Foreign Countries; Scientific Research; Graduate Students; Student Exchange Programs; International Educational Exchange; Partnerships in Education; Engineering Education; Science Course Improvement Projects; Program Effectiveness; Program Evaluation; Educational Cooperation; Interpersonal Relationship; Scientists; Global Education; Sensitivity Training; Researchers; Graduate Surveys; Interviews; Quasiexperimental Design; Probability; Fellowships; Benchmarking; Participant Characteristics
The couple in partnership with Campaign for Southern Equality has written a letter to park management, requesting sensitivity training for Dollywood staff.
Orientation, cultural sensitivity training, and lasting relationships are the keys to an effective short-term mission, Gable says.
Hirschorn (Arizona State University) outlines a two-hour cultural sensitivity training activity that can be tailored to business people, non-governmental organizations, teachers, students, and healthcare professionals.