Is conflict taking over your life? Would you like to add conflict resolution skills training to your established training program? Would you like to schedule a conflict resolution workshop for your student organization? Do you want to learn more about how best to handle yourself in times of conflict?

Everyone experiences conflict at one point or another – the difference lies in how that conflict is managed. Available workshops include:

  • What Conflict Style Are You?
  • How to Talk and When to Listen
  • Why Can't We All Just Get Along?

What Conflict Style Are You?

Do you run from conflict? Do you fight until you get exactly what you want? Or are you a people pleaser? Learn more about how you and those around you approach conflict. If you have ever wanted to know the best way to approach a conflict, this training will teach you!

Learning outcomes:

  • Become more aware of your own conflict style
  • Recognize the conflict styles of others
  • Understand how to assess conflict situations
  • Practice using different conflict styles


  • 60-90 minute workshop (recommended 90 minutes)
  • Best for small groups (20 or less)
  • Can be customized according to your needs

How to Talk & When to Listen

Things aren’t working with your roommate? Or maybe you’re ready to give up on a team member in your study group? You’ve had it with your girlfriend or boyfriend! What DO you do when you’ve had it with someone? People come from different backgrounds, histories, cultures, and experiences, and they sometimes just don’t see eye-to-eye with you. This program provides you with skills to help you work with people of different backgrounds and talk to others when you’re in disagreement, as well as offers other great tips to resolve conflicts.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Gain a new perspective on conflict
  • Recognize how differences can influence communication and perception
  • Understand how to find out what people really want when in conflict
  • Learn how to prepare for addressing conflict
  • Practice skills to help you communicate better when in conflict 


  • 60-90 minute workshop (recommended 90 minutes) 
  • Best for small or medium-sized groups (less than 50)
  • Can be customized according to your needs

Why Can’t We All Just Get Along?!

Learn to identify conflict and the sources of conflict in your daily life, and discover different options that are available to you in resolving conflict. You can apply the skills gained in this workshop to everyday situations with roommates, friends, relationships, family and more.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Learn how to identify conflict
  • Recognize sources of conflict
  • Learn general options available for how to resolve conflict


  • 60-90 minute workshop (recommended 60 minutes)
  • Best for large groups (over 50)
  • Can be customized according to your needs
Conflict Resolution at NU can train your student organization or residence hall floor! For more information, please contact