Our circles follow the format you’ve seen in Step Inside the Circle with enhanced modifications to work well in the Zoom environment. Whether you want to train as a facilitator or just participate in a Compassion Trauma Circle, you will undoubtedly find this time to be very worthwhile. Please note, everyone attending is a participant of the circle. There are no observers or auditors. This is not a “How to be a trainer” session, it’s an actual participation circle. It will be approximately 3.5 to 4 hours long, with breaks and setup as follows:
Please note, everyone attending is a participant of the circle. There are no observers or auditors. The circle is a safe environment of equals. We all belong to each other.
For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
For detailed information on the facilitator training process, see our training requirements document.
Fritzi Horstman is the Founder and Executive Director of Compassion Prison Project. She is a Grammy-award winning producer for her work on “The Defiant Ones”, has been a producer and post-producer on dozens of television projects and documentaries and has directed several films. She believes it is urgent to bring humanity and compassion to those living behind bars and these acts will help transform our society. She has a Bachelor’s Degree from Vassar College.