Barb specialize in the following service areas: Group and process facilitation, strategic and organizational planning, community development and community engagement, training, public participation, team building, research and writing, research and consultation about leisure, culture, and recreation.
Our work, our thinking, our lives, our culture and social activities are shaped by the influences of the country in which we reside. (Forrest Shreve, researcher, author, teacher at Desert Botanical Gardens 1938 Scottsdale Arizona) On a trip to these
I see the blank look come into people’s eyes when I try to explain what I do as a facilitator. Their reactions are funny and frustrating! Over the years, I have tried to explain what facilitation is; have pondered what
As I work at my computer at the start of 2017, my thoughts wander to work/family/play balance. How am I doing with this balance? I know my family is my #1 biggest and best priority and I will drop work
Sitting in my home office on Halloween night, waiting for children to yell “Trick or Treat” at the front door, I am thinking about sessions I have facilitated on Halloween or other holidays or special occasions. These events give facilitators