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Training, Coaching and Counselling

Levels of work

Corporate level:

  • Companies who are proactive and innovative and value cultural Diversity.
  • Companies who want tools– or strategies to deal with of cross-cultural dynamics in management.
  • Developing and understanding teams
  • Individuals who want to be productive in the market place.

Relational Level:

  • Couples who are married across cultures/races
  • Bi-cultural children/young adults
  • Bi-cultural/ dual heritage families, couples, young people

Personal Level:

  • Anyone who wants to dare to dream and take risks to make that dream a reality
  • People who struggle with issues of anger and bitterness and want to discover the healing power of forgiveness
  • Individuals who are serious about to making changes in their lives
  • Mentoring young people

Courses

Cultural Training & Diversity (2 day Training)
Managing Cross Cultural Conflict in the workplace.
Dealing with misunderstandings
Valuing other people’s stories
Motivational/Inspirational session
Confronting with Care.
One to One mentoring /coaching also available

African Connection training is flexible and designed to be tailored to the unique needs of each context. A programme can be developed in discussion with the client.


Diversity in the Marketplace

These are a few quotes Siya refers to in his teachings.

"If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity." - John F. Kennedy

"Diversity is the one true thing we all have in common. Celebrate it every day." - Anonymous

"Diversity is not about how we differ. Diversity is about embracing one another's uniqueness." - Ola Joseph

"We all should know that diversity makes for a rich tapestry, and we must understand that all the threads of the tapestry are equal in value no matter what their color." - Maya Angelou



A Few of Siya's Clients
Below is a list of organisations that Siya has previously worked.

Essex Police, Social Services, Family Group Conferencing, Thurrock Council, Early Year Professionals - Anglia University, Colchester University, Colchester Theatre, Children’s Centre,  MIND  Basildon, prisons.



What People Say

"What an enriching and a life changing experience." (Manager)

"For the first time I understand why I do the things I do."

"Great eye-opener. Made me realize how small-minded I was."

"It gave me an appreciation and respect for other cultures." (Colchester Theatre staff)

Support for Church communities

African Connections can support churches who are exploring what it means to be multi-cultural.

  • Developing small groups
  • Encouraging cross-cultural understanding and dialogue
  • Becoming truly multi-cultural
Diversity in worship