The Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone
June 6, 2016
Hosted by Mary Woods
In this "don't have the time to listen" world, Dr. Mark Goulston has discovered that it's less important what you tell other people than what you enable them to tell you that really upsets, scares, angers, frustrates and matters to them. He will teach you "doable by you" skills and techniques and tips that you don't have to be a psychologist or psychiatrist to use.
In this show you will learn:
•The secret to getting through to anyone
•Why nobody listens... ever
•The power of listening
•The neuroscience of effective and ineffective listening
•Helping people to "Feel Felt"
•What it means when someone tells you, "You're not listening to me" when you think you are
•Tips for calming yourself down
•The FUDN Method for calming an angry, irrational person down and having them listen to reason
•Tips for bringing back love and caring to a "dead" relationship
One Hour AT A Time
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Recovery, whether it is from substance abuse or a mental illness, or both requires a treatment plan, which in many cases is as effective as treatments for other chronic illnesses. “One Hour AT A Time” will increase awareness about recovery and decrease the discrimination against individuals in the recovery process. Host Mary Woods, will help people understand the recovery of adults and families living with co-occurring substance use disorders and psychotic and/or affective illness over the course of a lifetime. Helping individuals develop the skills and knowledge they need to take personal responsibility for their health and supporting individuals in their efforts to get on with life beyond illness has been Mary’s mission and she now brings that mission to the airwaves.
Mary is the CEO of WestBridge Community Services. She is also a Registered Nurse and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor with more than 25 years experience in substance abuse services and community mental health programs. Mary has conducted extensive workshops and trainings with a primary focus in Motivational Interviewing, Stages of Change Theory and Integrated Treatment of Co-occurring Disorders. She is also a contributor to the development of the Integrated Dual Disorders Treatment Practitioners and Clinical Supervisors Workbook and Practice Demonstration Video. Mary was the Chairperson of the NH State Board of Licensing for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professionals. She has been a member of the NH Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselor’s Association since 1984, and has served as the Northeast Regional Vice President for the NAADAC, the Association of Addiction Professionals, President of NAADAC and is currently past president of NAADAC.