D&I “Lunch & Learn” Series at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

D&I “Lunch & Learn” Series at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Mark Gorkin, the StressDoc, psycho – humorist participated in a Diversity and Inclusion “Lunch and Learn” series at the U.S. Department of Health Human Services.  Follow the link below to listen to an audio  recording of the session.   “I’ve been around a long time, I was a CO for …

San Jose, Cal; Workshop on “Transforming Conflict…”

San Jose, Cal; Workshop on “Transforming Conflict…”

Fremont H.S. School District, San Jose, California; 2.5-hour workshop on “Transforming Conflict into Positive Team Problem-Solving,” 45 Union and Management Staff, Annual Training Day; 2-hour Management Team Building Session The speaker we engaged for our department’s annual training day was truly an unexpected uplifting experience for all. Mark Gorkin, the …

Statewide Refugee Mental Health Summit

Statewide Refugee Mental Health Summit

Statewide Refugee Mental Health Summit/Richmond, VA; Practice Safe Stress: Using Humor in the Face of Stress, Burnout, and Conflict — Plenary Speaker; 1 hour; 75 attendees  Jul 8, 2016 ” Thank you so much for inspiring our participants in the 3rd Statewide Refugee Mental Health Summit with your wit and …

Embry-Riddle University Leadership Institute

Embry-Riddle University Leadership Institute

Nov 3, 2016 Mark Gorkin took our leadership group on a discovery tour of how conflict brings power. He demonstrated and we practiced the art of “letting go of the rope” – that frequent occurrence of two people standing firm on differing sides of an issue. They both keep pulling …

Society of Diversity, 2017 Annual Conference, Chicago

Society of Diversity, 2017 Annual Conference, Chicago

Society of Diversity, 2017 Annual Conference, Chicago, “Leading with Passion Power:  Building Clarity, Courage & Creativity,” 50 participants “Mark’s “Leading with Passion Power”: Building Clarity, Courage & Creativity program is pure dynamite! I had the pleasure of co-facilitating an hour of diversity and inclusion education at a national conference with …

SHRM “Keys to Captivating an Audience,” 2017

SHRM “Keys to Captivating an Audience,” 2017

Virginia Beach-Hampton Roads SHRM luncheon speaker — “Keys to Captivating an Audience,” Apr 12, 2017 This Apr 12th, spoke at the Virginia Beach-Hampton Roads SHRM luncheon — “Keys to Captivating an Audience?” We had a great time. As HR-VB SHRM Program Chair, Kelly Lane, noted: “We laughed, we learned and …