NLP in Palestine, Bethlehem
Working together to promote just peace by setting Quaker values in action
NLP workshop in Bethlehem for the Arab Educational Institute Mai 2018:
Improve your debating skills
Beautiful Good and New were shared in pairs and later in the group.
TheNLP communication model helps you to become
conscious how your internal representation is made and what makes that
we think differently from others. So we did this exercise:
Most participants think 1, 2 or 3 words are written by everybody. But as they compare their words with others they discover that there is not one word which is written by everybody. We are much more different than we are conscious about.
Then we taught about the structures of language:
Demands create more resistance.
Clearly an invitation is more effective.
If you are making a speech or an explanation of
an opinion, how do you structure your story?
Or do you mention more details more close to the reality?
Or do you mention more examples of what you mean?
The principle of 'chunking' from NLP may be very
useful to be more effective in your use of language. What is 'chunking'
This is the exercise we did outside: B gave instruction, A tells a story following chunking-up, down or lateral and C guesses what A does
After this exercise in two's or threes we invited
some of the group to give a presentation of one minute about Bethlehem
or any other subject.
Every participant gave feedback following the sandwichfeedback system:
At the end of the workshop participants evaluated