Active Engagement – Why this practice now?

As we are all aware, organizations are under tremendous pressure today, trying to deliver real value, in a global, interdependent and more complex world.  Success depends on the ability to integrate interests, and work in a collaborative manner.

We now understand the need for higher order personal skills not only in policy content, knowledge or direction, challenging as that is, but also in the human factor of engagement practices across complex, often competing systems. MORE

Attend the 4 day Immersion Intro in June

Described as “the best leadership training I’ve attended,” and “Life-changing” by multiple participants, please join us June 5-8 for the next Active Engagement ‘Mindful Leadership’ training session at the Varscona Hotel on Whyte Ave. MORE


AE Practicum 4 begins June 26-29, 2017!

The next AE Practicum group is presently forming as interested and committed participants have made their intentions known.  The scheduled opening 4-day session will take place June 26-29 at the Varscona Hotel in Edmonton.
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This two-year practicum will involve participants in active practice, skill development, and reflective learning in community. To date participants have been from Canada, Jamaica and the United States, and included leaders from the national Senate, to Deputy Ministers and CEO’s.  This group will be open to participants from diverse backgrounds and fields. MORE

AE Conference 2016 

AE Conference 2016 – took place  3 & 4 November, 2016 at Providence Centre, Edmonton, AB.
Some pics from the 2015 Conference

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Who is the Centre for Contemplative Dialogue?

*This website is provided by the nonprofit Centre for Contemplative Dialogue.  The Centre for Contemplative Dialogue’s mission is to serve individuals and institutions  in more effectively achieving their goals and serving their missions through the practice of Active Engagement®/Contemplative Dialogue®.

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