Empathetic Listening

Event Information
Date: 
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 9:00am to Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Address: 
Southern Virginia University
1 University Hill Dr
Buena Vista, VA 24416
Brief Description of Event: 
Each student will engage in a conversation with another person with the goal of practicing basic counseling skills to understand a struggle in which that person is engaged. They will not act as a counselor. Rather, the students will seek to use counseling skills to understand the person and help him/her make a decision about what to do next. Appropriate preparations to protect everyone involved will be taken.
Organizations Involved
Organization to be Benefited: 
Buena Vista Population
Sponsoring Organization: 
Southern Virginia University
Event Coordinator Info
Event Coordinator Name: 
Roberta May
Event Coordinator Email: 
Event Coordinator Phone: 
5402618473
Open to volunteers: 
Please contact event coordinator