The Ombuds Office believes in offering all members of the Gallaudet University community an opportunity to learn about managing conflicts. Thus, we offer a variety of training topics related to improving conflict management and communication skills, building relationships and team cohesion, fostering an understanding of various behavior/leadership styles, and more. Topics can be:

  • Active listening
  • Conflict basics
  • Initiating and engaging in difficult conversations
  • Giving and receiving effective feedback
  • Navigating the advisor/advisee and/or mentor/mentee relationships
  • Negotiation basics

The Ombuds Office also can develop training for you and your department/team. If you are interested in having us to present, please fill out this form.

Contact Us


Ely Center 113

(202) 559-5079

(202) 448-7175

9:00 am-5:00 pm
9:00 am-5:00 pm
9:00 am-5:00 pm
9:00 am-5:00 pm
9:00 am-5:00 pm

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