ERIC Number: ED286097
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Coping with Conflicts: Participant's Workbook.
Wilcox, Jeanie E.
This is a participant's workbook for a workshop on coping with conflicts and targeted to married couples, especially those in young marriages, and to employees of businesses or corporations. The session titles are: (1) Mismatching Scripts; (2) Changing Scripts; (3) PIESS (Physical, Intellectual, Emotional, Social, Spiritual) Needs; (4) Getting Needs Met; (5) Communication Roadblocks; (6) Opening the Road; (7) Negotiating Skills; and (8) Putting It All Together. The session outlines contain objectives, activities, and homework assignments. Topics covered include identifying conflicts in relationships; understanding and changing the scripts of relationships; identifying physical, intellectual, emotional, social, and spiritual needs; getting one's unmet needs met; identifying communication roadblocks and methods of unblocking them; new ways of communicating, including active listening, gentle confrontation, and "fogging"; and identifying steps necessary in negotiation. The final section includes a conflict skills quiz and a list of recommended reading. (ABL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Utah State Univ., Logan. Cooperative Extension Service.
Note: Cover and some header pages (on colored paper) may not reproduce well. For related document, see CG 020 179.