San Francisco Bay Area

Speaking Circles®

Speaking Circles®:  Speak Without Fear

If speaking in front of others makes you nervous, check out my Speaking Circle®. Supportive group sessions offer an innovative approach to authentic expression. In a safe environment, you can discover how being fully present in the moment dissolves public speaking fears. You have the opportunity to practice Relational Presence which is the key to staying calm, centered, and connected to yourself and your listeners. Participants receive only appreciative acceptance for their natural strengths. Learn more… or contact Doreen…

San Francisco Bay Area, National and International

Fearless Speaking Workshop

Fearless Speaking: 7 Steps to Discovering Your Authentic Voice

A 1-day workshop for those who want to develop the confidence to speak in front of any group. Unlike traditional communication training programs that focus on performance techniques, this approach will lead you to a deeper and more genuine connection to who you truly are. With my 7-Step method you discover the power of silence, learn how to engage with eye-to-eye presence, and develop the capacity to listen as you speak. Learn more… or contact Doreen…

Leadership Presence Training

Leadership Presence Training: How to Connect and Inspire

A 1-day workshop for leaders who want to inspire others. Learn how you can go beyond simply delivering a message. Your words may be important, but it is your presence that impacts your listeners. People want to connect to a leader who has the courage to be real. With the Leadership Presence skills of receptive listening, genuine connection, and authentic speaking you can be yourself, communicate with ease, and compel rapt attention. Learn more… or contact Doreen…

Facilitator Certification

Speaking Circle® Facilitator Certification Training Program

This 3 month training program works on the level of personal transformation while teaching you the skills and tools you need to become a masterful Speaking Circle® Facilitator. Enrollment is limited, allowing for extensive personal attention for all trainees. Upon completion of the Certification Training, you are qualified and licensed to offer Speaking Circles® to the public. You also receive a personal profile page on our worldwide Facilitator website and ongoing support from the global Facilitator community. Learn more… or contact Doreen…

Doreen Hamilton, Ph.D., is a Psychologist, Founder of Essential Speaking, and Training Director of Speaking Circles® International. She specializes in the treatment of anxiety caused by the fear of speaking. In addition to her authentic communication workshops, private coaching, and psychotherapy, she leads Speaking Circles® in Berkeley, CA, along with E-Courses and seminars throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. To contact Doreen, Click Here.