Criticim and Crucial Conversations
Date: October 17 - 18, 2022
Hosted by: Davidson County Sheriff's Office
Time: 8 am until 5 pm
Address: 710 South 5th Street
Nashville, TN 37206
Cost: Member: $345.00 / Nonmember: $395.00
Register by August 17. 2022 to receive an early-registration discount of $100.00
People want flattery, not criticism. We want to be told we're okay, indeed, fantastic. And Psychologists advise people that they need; to be "accepted" and "accept" themselves as they are. I have learned that no amount of praise or "acceptance" will ever have us like ourselves. We need authentic criticism, embedded with sufficient knowledge, to help us grow productively.
In this course, we will learn:
Instructor: Sam Davis
- Why criticism has a negative connotation.
- We examine how the conditioning that taught us to respond negatively to criticism.
- And see how and why criticism hurts
- To rethink and redefine the term in order to give and take critical feedback effectively.
Major Davis retired as the Jail Administrator from the Ingham County Sheriff’s Office, in Mason Michigan. An AJA certified Jail Manager, Sam graduated from the Corrections Academy and the 83rd
Mid-Michigan Police Academy. He trains on Workplace Diversity, Leadership, Ethics, Jail Operations, Objective Jail Classification, and more... Sam holds a Master’s Degrees in Education and is an Adjunct in the School of Criminal Justice at MSU.
Sam chairs the Training and Professional Development Committee for the Board and the Leadership Track on the Conference Planning Committee and is a Lifetime Member of the AJA.
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