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Unique Training for Professionals: Workplace Bullying University scheduled for May and June

Training for professionals seeking mastery in the phenomenon of workplace bullying are invited to attend Workplace Bullying University created and taught by the founders of the Workplace Bullying Institute.

April 17, 2012 - PRLog -- Workplace bullying is a hot topic. The Workplace Bullying Institute (WBI) periodically offers an intensive small-group interactive training just for professionals seeking mastery of several aspects of the adult bullying phenomenon to apply in their work -- mental health counselors, human resources staff, attorneys, and consultants. It is a 3-day training held in Bellingham, WA is called Workplace Bullying University. The next two Universities are May 4-6  (designed for Union leaders only) and June 15-17 for general professional audiences.

Faculty include WBI founders, Dr. Ruth and Dr. Gary Namie, authors of The Bully-Free Workplace (Wiley, 2011) and The Bully At Work (Sourcebooks, 2009), and Work Doctor consultant Sean Lunsford.  

WBI's University has been compared to graduate-level seminars. The research-driven curriculum begins with prevalence statistics and definitions from around the world, delves into psychological profiles of both targets and perpetrators, details health impact on individuals relying on over 200 relevant research articles. The Namies’ solutions for individuals, workteams, unions, employers and public health law reform end the session.

Participants receive an extensive set of supplementary resources totaling more than 45 hours of audio and video CDs and DVDs  and the research collection.

Typical comments from graduates: "This is the best training I have attended in my 22 years of being a union advocate."  "I can't say enough about the level of expertise that Gary and Ruth possess. They are on top of the latest legal, organizational, and psychological information...For mental health professionals: You owe it to yourself and your clients to attend this training." "This was a unique and remarkable intellectual and personal experience ... a jam-packed, soup-to-nuts curriculum ... a very, very substantive program... extensive research and commentary ... plenty of time for discussion ... with a chance to share our interests, stories, and experiences" "They have it all: academic expertise, practical experience, warm and engaging conversational style and that indefinable sense of grace. Quite simply Gary & Ruth are the Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers of workplace bullying!"

Registration for Workplace Bullying University is limited to small numbers. Contact 360-656-6630 for details or visit the University website. http://workplacebullyinguniversity.com

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The Workplace Bullying Institute is the only United States organization dedicated to the eradication of workplace bullying that combines help for individuals, research, public education, consulting for employers, and legislative advocacy.

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Source:Jessi Brown
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Industry:Business, Education, Human resources
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