Say What You Like. It’s Your Body That is Talking:   (SOLD OUT)

Every day we verbally speak to clients/patients and staff, and at the same time we are sending nonverbal messages that either attract them to us or distance them from us. Yes! It is your nonverbal message that the people around you are reading first and initially responding. Do you know what nonverbal messages you are sending? Based on her pioneer research in the area of hand gestures, Dr. Linda Talley spells out exactly what you are saying with your hand gestures. In this program, she explains what meaning is created by your specific hand gestures when you are communicating with another. The key question: is it the meaning you want to send?

What you will learn:
The universal validator!
Using space for effect
Power posing and motivating yourself for success
Touch as the emotional connection
Power gazing
Hand gestures that attract and those that create distance

Learning objectives:
• Learn what nonverbal behavior creates attraction.
• Learn what nonverbal behavior creates distance with a client/patient.
• Learn how to motivate yourself prior to a call.
• Learn what creates universal acceptance.
• Learn the secrets of influence and persuasion.

  • Course Code: T11
  • Time: 10:30am-1:29pm
  • Location: Renaissance Main Floor, Cira A
  • CE Credit: 3
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Linda Talley

Linda Talley, PhD

Dr. Linda Talley is a behavioral strategist who studies leaders’ hand gestures for immediacy or non-immediacy. She is an international speaker, scientist, educator and leading expert on leaders and their nonverbal behavior that influence and persuade followers. Dr. Talley will show you what hand gestures attract staff members/patients to you and what hand gestures distance those same people from you.

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