Conflict Resolution: Dealing with Our Inner Conflict in These Apocalyptic Times

The Thursday, September 10th 2020 edition in KGNU’s quarterly conflict resolution series

It’s one thing to deal with a usual election cycle – arguing differences in platforms and party approaches. But in 2020, on top of a pandemic and the fear of getting sick or dying, we also have a racial reckoning in our streets stirring all kinds of emotions. And now, we have conspiracy theories and “fake news” fears that feel impossible to sift through. How can we manage conflict with each other amidst our own internal conflicts? We’re going to hear about some tools for resilience from a chaplain who assists people usually in their worst times of fears, realities, and conflicts.

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Guest: Katherine Newell, MDiv., CEO/Co-Founder of The Faith Space

Katherine Newell is an interspiritual minister and transformation specialist dedicated to serving human beings seeking awakening and alignment. As CEO and Founder of The Faith Space, she provides personal and organizational development for leaders in tech, business, public service, education, and nonprofit sectors. With a Masters in Divinity from Union Theological Seminary at Columbia University, her background is steeped in holistic healing, visioning, secular rituals, conflict management, and facilitation. She has previously served as a hospital trauma chaplain, legislative chief of staff, and political campaign manager. Katherine currently works with revolutionary leaders to foster empathy-building, social justice, and holistic integration of change. Her mission and methods cultivate a more peaceful, equitable, and sustainable world.