The Art and Science of Living Together Effectively

Living Together Effectively As individuals we “find” ourselves in a specific family, community, culture and country. Through this experience we learn how the world works and how to work the world. This includes our learning how to live with others; and with ourselves. Unfortunately many people do n [...]

The Art and Science of Living Together Effectively2016-12-26T11:54:21+00:00

The Art and Science of Effectively Creating Value

[/fusion_content_box][/fusion_content_boxes] An Application of DBM® with John McWhirter, Creator of DBM® (Presented in English with Sequential Spanish Translation) Before modern humans there were no values in the world. That is, values, as we humans experience and understand them. While ma [...]

The Art and Science of Effectively Creating Value2016-12-26T11:54:22+00:00

Relationships Relating Roles and Masks – The Art and Science of Effective Relating

A defining feature of being human is our need to relate. We are social animals and all social animals need to learn to relate effectively if they are to be successful in their social group. This social relating is a “Subjective Relating” and includes many elements such as bonding, attending, respond [...]

Relationships Relating Roles and Masks – The Art and Science of Effective Relating2016-12-26T11:54:22+00:00

The Art and Science of Effectively Managing Problems

(24 common Patterns in Managing and Mismanaging Problems) An Application of DBM® The full series of trainings DBM Art and Science Life is full of difficulties and problems. How we identify and respond to them can strengthen and enrich us or burden us with unnecessary pain and suffering. As we are bo [...]

The Art and Science of Effectively Managing Problems2016-12-26T11:54:22+00:00

The Art and Science of Effective Communication and Developmental Negotiation

An application of DBM ® Madrid 6th - 9th December 2012 (para ver este curso en castellano pincha aquí) Our ability as humans to communicate is universally acknowledged as one of the defining features of being human. Our individual ability to communicate well is central in all that we do in life. Dif [...]

The Art and Science of Effective Communication and Developmental Negotiation2016-12-26T11:54:24+00:00

DBM, Psychology, Change and Transitions

All of us have a viewpoint on the world around us.  We create this throughout our lives.  The shared reality of our culture can obscure the uniqueness of each individual. We can say that each of us creates our own model of the world.  By a model we mean "an organised dynamic representation of our wo [...]

DBM, Psychology, Change and Transitions2016-12-26T11:54:24+00:00

Effective Learning and Effective Teaching

Learning is a defining experience of being human All animals need to do things to meet their needs. Instinct supplies animals with the learning that fits their environment developed through evolution. We humans are born with very little built in learning, or instincts, than other species and therefo [...]

Effective Learning and Effective Teaching2016-12-26T11:54:24+00:00

What is DBM or Developmental Behavioural Modelling?

Developmental Behavioural Modelling DBM ® All of us build our understanding of the world around us based on our experience.  We continue to create and change this understanding throughout our lives.  We call this understanding that each of us creates our ‘model’ of the world.  By a model we mean "an [...]

What is DBM or Developmental Behavioural Modelling?2016-12-26T11:54:24+00:00

Developing from Setbacks and Crises

  “As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world - that is the myth of the atomic age - as in being able to remake ourselves.” Gandhi Life is seldom perfectly predictable and easy; it is full of challenges; from simple things like working a new DVD player thr [...]

Developing from Setbacks and Crises2016-12-26T11:54:24+00:00

Effective Feelings and Emotions

Feelings and Emotions Feelings and emotions are central aspects of our humanity; from sensory pleasure and pain to anger, fear, love, joy and happiness. They are crucial to all our experience, they are central in all our interactions with ourselves, our loved ones and the world beyond. Increasing ou [...]

Effective Feelings and Emotions2016-12-26T11:54:24+00:00