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Non-Profit Workshop Series: Conflict Management

Hosted by the City of Brampton

Conflict Management

Conflict is a natural and healthy expression of our impulse to promote change. Yet, for many of us, conflict is believed to be best controlled or avoided all together. Developing skills to engage with conflict in a positive and productive manner increases team performance and satisfaction of outcomes. This session will look at ways to recognise and work with conflict that may arise when working collaboratively.

About the Instructor

Melissa Abramovitz
Melissa Abramovitz is a contract lecturer at The Chang School where she has been teaching for the past 15 years.  Melissa holds a Master’s degree in Curriculum, Teaching and Learning (OISE, University of Toronto), where her research focused on how antiracism and conflict resolution education combine to support intergroup dialogue processes. She holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Conflict Analysis and Management (Royal Roads University) and an Honours Bachelor of Arts, Specialist in Peace and Conflict Studies, Minor in Political Science (University of Toronto). Melissa also completed the Adult Training and Development Certificate (OISE).​

Brampton's Non-Profit Workshop Series

Brampton's Non-Profit Workshops are designed to help strengthen the non-profit sector in Brampton, led by facilitators from The Chang School of Continuing Education at Ryerson University. Come learn at these two-hour workshops about the basics of grant writing, conflict management, sponsorships and non-profit basics like how to run an AGM​. Registration is required.


Location South Fletchers Sportplex, Room 2 (Craft Room) 500 Ray Lawson Boulevard, Brampton, ON L6Y 5B3
Event Date Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Start Time 6:30 PM
End Time 8:30 PM
Fees Free
Event Contact/Host The City of Brampton