updated : Communication Workshop 27-29 March (Fri-Sun) at Herbertpur

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Day 1 (27 March)
Vehicle pick up from
Gurukripa at 9.15 am. We begin at 9.30 am sharp.
9.30 to 10.30 am:
Registration and Rapid Intro game
10.30 to 11.30 am :
a) expectations and ground rules
b)Vocalization, Articulation,
Eye contact, Bouncing techniques (OPD practice: stammering interviews
time permitting)
11.30 to 1 pm:
Prolongation & Pausing
1-2 pm lunch
2-3.30 pm: Review
techniques plus Vol. Stammering; Block correction (cancellation, Pull
3.30 -5 pm: Mini
presentations plus feedback
Dispersal by 5.30 pm
Sharing experiences
(theme: opening up, acceptance), moderated by Hemant, at Hotel from
7- 8.30 pm
Day 2 (28 March)
Morning meditation
session with Hemant (if possible) 5.30 to 6.30 am
Vehicle pick up at 9
am. We begin at 9.15 am.
9.15 am to 1 pm :
Peer counseling by Sr Helen Morgan (concepts, role plays, peer
practice; videography)
1-2 pm : Lunch
2- 4 pm: OPD hall –
mini presentations (using various techniques; videography on
cellphones for review)
4-5 pm: Open Q &
A session
5-7 pm: Role plays
Dispersal at 7 pm
(long day, but cheer up. It will be lots and lots of fun)
Day 3 (29 March)
9.30 – 11 am :
Technical issues behind stammering; Role of EFT,
Vipassana, Brahma Vidya, AOL, Toast Master, journaling
etc. ; Road
to Recovery- Next 12 months’ plans (by sachin)
11 – 1 pm : OPD
practice rounds- using techniques with strangers and peer review
1-2 pm : Lunch
2-4 pm : Present
your personal plan: what and how?
4-5.30 pm: Collect
AHJ; exchange IDs, phone numbers; plan whatsapp group and next alumni
meeting. Close with a Joke round.

Important Notice: Please send your bio (2000 words- Hindi or English) and picture to Hemant, at the earliest- latest by 21st March. This is essential requirement for your seat in the workshop…Please see the two  such stories below for style and guidance.

announces next 3 day Comm WS, on 27-29 March
(Fri-Sun) at Herbertpur, Dehradun.

28th March
–Ram-Navami (national Holiday)
29th March –
Please reach on the evening before.

workshop is being conducted by Sachin. Here are two links to let you know about
the content and the method used in these workshops:


REGISTARTION-FEE:  Rs. 500/- to be deposited “on the
Spot”.  This amount is used for
common expenses i.e. Tea/snacks,, vehicle for outing, food ( only Lunch) ,TISA
material (CD, manual) and to make a small contribution to Children with Special
needs at Anugrah.  Rest costs for
board-lodging and food will be born by the participant, which is around 400/-
per Day (lesser if hotel room is shared etc.). You do not pay anything to TISA

* Those pws who needs DISCOUNT please contact Hemant.

:  Do send an email to Hemant &
sachin (with following details  i.e. 1.
name, 2. age 3.city; state, 4. Mobile no. 5. Email id; 6. Studying? or job? what exactly? 7. If any
TISA workshop/ event attended in past) by 5th February 2015 please. you will get a confirmation
within 3-4 days from Hemant or sachin about your eligibility and your seat in
the workshop.
        Hemant Kumar :                   janhem1008@gmail.com
TIMING      :        
9am to 5pm (try and reach the evening before we begin)
WORKSHOP :  Anugrah, Center for children
with special needs,
Inside the Lehman hospital compound, Herbertpur, Near Dehradun
:  Hotel Gurukripa -01360 252459, 01360252724, 09761257524 (2Km away from venue)  
DETAILS :     Herbertpur, a very small
town, is on Dehradun-Chandigarh highway (NH72), 40 km from Dehradun, near
Paonta Sahib (just 12 km away). Participants can reach herbertpur by road from
Chandigarh(via Nahan) and as well as from Jagadhari, haryana. or by train via
Dehradun. for more detail about How to reach Herbertpur? click URL
Reaching to
venue (Vikasnagar) :
via dehradun
 by train 
– from outside of Dehradun Railway station you can get shared auto or mini bus
for Prem Nagar , and from Prem nagar , many buses available for Vikas nagar
every few minutes.
Taxi stand
too is just out side Dehradun railway station; a car (5 people) for Vikasnagar
(Hotel Gurukripa) will cost about Rs 1000. Share your phone numbers in the
comment section below- so that you can coordinate your arrival and share a car.
 by Bus  from Dehradun- you can take an auto from
Dehradun Railway station to ISBT (Bus stand) for Rs 80-100. From ISBT,
you will get many buses going to Vikasnagar.

If you are
dropped off at Herbertpur, take a cab, Rickshaw or a bus to Hotel Gurukripa, just 2 km away

For any queries or information about workshop, please mail or call/SMS us at –

Hemant Kumar :   janhem1008@gmail.com  (available on facebook)   07589423371 (sms; whatsapp),   available for phone call after 6pm)

Most Important: We do not offer/sell “CURE”. We promise, as friends, to set you on a journey of becoming an excellent communicator. Please come with an open mind, lot of courage and sense of adventure!

Post Author: Harish Usgaonker

10 thoughts on “updated : Communication Workshop 27-29 March (Fri-Sun) at Herbertpur


    (January 21, 2015 - 5:07 am)

    Is there any criteria for the participants ? May I attend ?

    May all beings be Happy.


    (January 21, 2015 - 5:23 am)

    Just sent you an email..


    (January 21, 2015 - 2:14 pm)

    (if allowed)I'm coming for sure…


    (January 26, 2015 - 9:05 am)

    Ravi, you are welcome. You have understood correctly that 3-4 Communication workshop over a period of 1-2 years is the correct approach to long term recovery. It is like learning "French". You must meet French people regularly..

    Skt#999 Tripathi

    (January 28, 2015 - 11:08 pm)

    I am coming

    Skt#999 Tripathi

    (January 28, 2015 - 11:09 pm)



    (February 1, 2015 - 3:37 pm)

    I will join surely. Putting dates on reminder

    jasmeet singh

    (February 26, 2015 - 5:24 am)


    A R Hirani

    (March 5, 2015 - 11:53 am)

    I'm eager to join this workshop.Is there any fee or is it free?


    (March 5, 2015 - 12:13 pm)

    @AR Hirani. No fee. Just take care of your own expenses…

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