Presented by Eris Weaver
Facilitated Discussion Description
Both before and after move-in, community retreats can help improve communication skills, heal conflict, and deepen relationships. We'll talk about different types of retreats, clarifying retreat objectives, logistics, and planning for success!
About the Presenter
Little did Eris Weaver know that cohousing would lead to a new career! A founding member of FrogSong (Cotati, CA), Eris is a facilitator, mediator and trainer known for clarity, forthrightness, and humor. Eris has worked for Cohousing Partners and consulted with two dozen cohousing communities in different stages of development. She is past president of the Coho/US board and a popular professor in the Conflict Resolution program at Sonoma State University. She is the author of “The Art of Apology: A Workbook for Resolving Conflict and Improving Relationships” and “Let's Talk About Money: A Conversation Guide for Intentional Communities.” Possessing zero tolerance for boring meetings, unnecessary conflict or wasted time, her motto is “Don’t work at it, play with it!”
Email eris [at] erisweaver [dot] info