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Creating Collaborative Solutions

In this webinar hear principles and practices for effective collaboration from Dr. Tom Wolff. Tom is a nationally recognized consultant on coalition building and community development, with over 30 years’ experience training and consulting with individuals, organizations and communities across North America. He has published numerous resources to help communities solve their own problems. His most recent book is "The Power of Collaborative Solutions – Six Principles and Effective Tools for Building Health Communities" published by Jossey Bass-John Wiley in early 2010.

Category:

Collaboration & Community Impact

Presenter:

Dr. Tom Wolff
Tom Wolff & Associates
Dr. Tom Wolff is a nationally recognized consultant on coalition building and community development, with over 30 years’ experience training and consulting with individuals, organizations and communities across North America and the world. His clients include federal, state and local government agencies, foundations, hospitals, non-profit organizations, food banks, united ways, faith communities and grassroots groups. Dr. Wolff has published numerous resources to help communities solve their own problems. His most recent book is The Power of Collaborative Solutions – Six principles and effective tools for building healthy communities. He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, which granted him its 1985 National Career Award for Distinguished Contributions to Practice in Community Psychology and its 1993 Henry V. McNeil Award for Innovation in Community Mental Health.

Learn:

  • How to design community-based solutions, as opposed to agency-based only
  • How to ask outreach, asset-based questions and move from crisis orientation to prevention
  • How to move from fragmentation and duplication of effort to holistic approaches and coordination

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