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BGO-20: Helping Conversations

Module BGO-20: The Helping Conversation

Deep listening and empathy in encounter

Practising 3 levels and 7 qualities in helping conversations

This is a Core Module – the prerequisite is the Communication Skills module.

Topics include:

  • The mystery of encounter – the difference between meeting & encounter.
  • Integrating the ability to listen reflectively and perceive the other on 3 levels (Thinking/Feeling/Willing).
  • Develop empathic listening.
  • Develop skills in non-reactive listening.
  • Develop capacity for Intuition.
  • Create open spaces and open questions in work with others.
  • Apply planetary qualities to assess and enrich encounters.
  • The Sun quality in the encounter and the helping conversation.
  • Hold the 4-step process for a helping conversation.

Online group-work explores:

  • Giving and receiving feedback.
  • Understanding 4 levels in a helping conversation.
  • Practising 3 levels in a helping conversation.

Course available for personal/professional development

This module within our Online Biography Training Program is also available as a stand-alone course for personal and/or professional development. The pre-requisite is completion of the Communication Skills course (entire course) – as this builds the foundational skills used in the helping conversation.

Learning Pack only: 150 AUD.
Includes: comprehensive Study Guide with readings, activities, and individual preparation for group-work; recorded video lectures from Karl-Heinz Finke (with copy of the Visuals); and a personalised copy of our Biography Log-book. Available at any time. Time commitment: approximately 40 hours.

Entire course: 550 AUD
Learning Pack plus real-time Online sessions, 20 hours – 5 hours on each of 4 days – Thursday to Sunday.
Online sessions are in real-time, with small group work sharing facilitated for 3-5 participants. Total time commitment: approximately 60 hours.
A Certificate of Participation is awarded if entire course completed.
Prior completion of either our Introductory course or Foundation course is recommended, but not required.