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Empowering People in the Workplace

  • 09 Jul 2024
  • 9:00 AM
  • 11 Jul 2024
  • 5:00 PM
  • IN PERSON - Atlanta, GA (July 9, 10, 11, 2024)

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Master Trainer: Dina Emser, CPDLT

Date: 07/09/2024 - 07/11/2024

9:00 AM-5:00 PM - EST

Location: In Person

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Language: This workshop will be facilitated in English

Cost: $595 Early Registration, available until 06/08/2024. $655 Regular Registration.  4 or more registering together, take $50 off each registrant. Limit 30 participants.

Trainer(s) Information: 

Dina Emser is a Professional Certified Coach and Certified Positive Discipline Lead Trainer with over 30 years of experience in education and over 20 years in coaching. She has taught every grade level, kindergarten through eighth grade, as well as college level students, teachers, and parents. For ten years she served as the principal of an elementary/middle school whose staff incorporated Positive Discipline principles including classroom meetings.
Dina works as a Professional Certified Coach and Trainer/Consultant with businesses and organizational leaders. In 2017, she co-created the Empowering People in the Workplace program to share the tools and principles of Positive Discipline with business teams. The program has been translated in 5 languages and has been enthusiastically received worldwide. She has provided coaching and training for multinational businesses including Microsoft, LPL Financial Services and State Farm Insurance Corporate Headquarters.

Dina has presented at conferences in the U.S., Canada, China and Panama for the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology, Positive Discipline International Think Tank meetings and the National Association of Educators of Young Children. She has provided Empowering People in the Workplace and Positive Discipline training in 14 states and 9 countries on 4 continents. She has served on the Board of Directors of the Positive Discipline Association and is a Lead Trainer and member of their National and International Speakers Bureau. She was an Adjunct Professor for the Adler School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, IL.

Workshop Description: 

Empowering People in the Workshop has been designed to provide a step-by-step approach to help business professionals understand how to create a culture of mutual respect in the workplace. This program stands alone or offers significant enhancement to other leadership programs; it emphasizes experiential activities based on Positive Discipline principles and tools to inspire deeper understanding and change. Participants say that the Team Problem Solving Steps and the Team Meeting process provide fun and effective ways for them to get specific help with real opportunities and challenges at work.

Attendees will earn recognition as Certified Empowering People in the Workplace Facilitators and will learn to:

  1. Deepen understanding of how Alfred Adler’s principles present a timely, holistic model for businesses.
  2. Deepen understanding of Top Card with a focus on strengths, and learn how to use many other Positive Discipline tools in workplace situations.
  3. Delve into childhood memories to discover how you formed some of your beliefs.
  4. Participate in experiential activities for better understanding of how to be encouraging to yourself and others.
  5. Learn how to facilitate the Team Problem Solving Steps (that are so effective in families, classrooms, and marriages), are also fun and effective in businesses.
  6. Learn how the Team Meeting process can effectively solve problems and create connection.
  7. Learn ways to use empowering methods of communication to promote a respectful, highly productive workplace environment.

Contact: Dina Emser,, 309-645-0377

Special needs/accommodations: If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact, in advance. 

Cancellation/Refund Policy: Workshop Registrations: A full refund (minus a $35 processing fee) will be given when the request for a refund is made up to 30 days prior to the first day of a workshop. Refunds are not available for cancellations less than 30 days before a workshop. However, paid registrants can transfer to another workshop within one year at no additional cost. Refunds are not available after a transfer is made or if you do not provide advanced notice that you will not be attending the workshop. 

In the event of cancellation, participants will be notified by email.

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