Sharon Eakes, MA, NCC, ACN

Research shows successful relationships are the key to our happiness and sense of well-being. This workshop will examine new and different approaches to relationship success which are deeper than behavior. Approaches will apply to both personal and professional relationships.


  1. Analyze relationships according to recent research.
  2. Recognize the surprising factors that sabotage relationships.
  3. Differentiate between ineffective behavioral strategies and shifts of heart.
  4. Demonstrate four techniques that enhance relationships, both personal and professional.
  5. Create a plan to apply these techniques in both personal and professional life.
Target Audience: Clinical personnel, counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists, educators. Intermediate level. CE credits offered = 1.5 contact hours