SW 504 Week 12

November 21, 2017

This week we will be discussing and learning skills for dialogue in a more in depth way.  We will be discussing theory as well as practice implications for using dialogue in our anti-oppressive work as well as our daily lives.

Please begin by reading the following articles below:

Huang Nissen–defining principles of dialogue

dessel intergroup dialogue




Non-violent communication

Optional: Pat Gurin Dialogue in Higher Education


Questions for blog:

In what ways is dialogue consistent and non-violent communication with social work values and ethics?

How might you use the principles of dialogue in your social work practice, both interpersonally and structurally?

How might you use dialogue principles in your everyday life?


Powerpoint slides: SW 504 Week 12 Dialogue and non-violence