Friday, May 26, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
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MHA Blue Ash 
11238 Cornell Park Dr.
Blue Ash, OH 45242

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Kara Atwell 
Mental Health America of Northern Kentucky & SW Ohio 

Our Group Facilitation Skills Training was born out of the need for more group services utilizing telehealth during COVID-19. While virtual facilitation is covered, this training encourages individuals to assess their facilitation skills in all forms with strategies to improve engagement and more confidently manage group dynamics. 

Core Content Areas:

  • Adult Learning
  • Role of Facilitator
  • Soft Skills and Emotional Intelligence
  • Session Planning
  • Classroom Management
  • Virtual Facilitation


  • Explain the role of the facilitator
  • Identify critical facilitator competencies & plan for your own development in these areas
  • Utilize effective communication skills
  • Stimulate participant involvement
  • More effectively maintain session focus
  • More effectively & comfortably manage group dynamics & participant conflicts
  • Identify differences between live and virtual event facilitation

A workbook will be provided and utilized throughout the training. This is not a virtual or hybrid event.