Public Conversations Project fosters constructive dialogue where conflicts are driven by differences in identity, beliefs, and values.

  • Northeastern Dialogues
    Over the 2014 – 2015 academic year, Public Conversations and Northeastern are developing a program called “Navigating Difficult Dialogues.” READ MORE
  • New Leadership
    Public Conversations Project welcomes a new Executive Director, Parisa Day Parsa. Get to know her. READ MORE
  • Our Method
    We all know what it feels like to have a good, constructive, respectful conversation. Our method is designed to help people have the conversation they need to have about some of the most difficult topics.  READ MORE
  • Our Impact
    At Public Conversations, we say "shifts happen." Learn about the shifts that have taken place for our clients and partners after working with our practitioners. READ MORE
  • Workshops
    Register for one of our highly experiential, affordable workshops. Whatever your field, and whether you are a beginner or a master in dialogue facilitation, we offer workshops to suit your needs. READ MORE
LATEST NEWS
Jan 29, 2015
On January 15, Public Conversations’ Director of Program Development John Sarrouf and practitioner Liz Lee-Hood offered their third workshop at Northeastern University. Over the 2014 – 2015 academic year, Public Conversations and... READ MORE >
Jan 20, 2015
Bob O’Hara, CPA, creator of www.ExitPlanning-Edu.com, an educational website for business owners and owner of O’Hara & Company, PC in Chelmsford, MA, recently joined Public Conversations Project Board of Directors as the newly... READ MORE >
Jan 13, 2015
Public Conversations Project is delighted to announce the arrival of a new Executive Director, Parisa Parsa, who began her work with Public Conversations on January 26, 2015. After a lengthy search process, the Board of Directors, staff,... READ MORE >
RESOURCES AND FIELD MANUALS
Robert R. Stains, Jr., MEd | Video

Dialogue: A Virtual Workshop is a series of 12 videos sharing the basics of the Public Conversations Project’s approach to dialogue.

Dialogue at Public Conversations
Jan 20, 2015

At Public Conversations Project, we work with groups torn by deep divisions over issues related to different identities, beliefs and values – divisions that tear apart communities and block progress toward shared goals.