Certification Courses

Certification Courses

Find out more about HSD Professional Certification Training

Build your adaptive capacity, prepare to support your teams and communities, and join an international community of transformative change makers.

HSDP Certification - Virtual Course

Patterns and Possibilities Jun 7, 10, 14, 18, 21, 2021 | Online learning and application Jun 21 - Sep 15, 2021

Are you interested in becoming a certified HSD Professional, but you cannot commit to the face-to-face portion of the program? If so, this program is for you.

Adaptive Action Labs

Patterns of Facilitation: Leading Groups through Complex Decision Making

Apr 20, 22, 2021 | 12p - 3p (cdt) | 5p - 8p (utc) | Online

The face and function of facilitation have changed in today’s complex landscape. In the uncertain and ambiguous situations of the 21st century, teams, committees, and communities are asked to take creative action together.…

Build Systems for Resilient Teaching and Learning: Build Responsiveness and Agility

May 15, 22, 2021 | 10a - 11:30a (cdt) | 3p - 4:30p (utc) | Online Session 4 of 5

Literacy Leaders respond to challenges, knowing they cannot just “put a band aid on it.” They must address underlying stressors that create those challenges. In this Adaptive Action Lab learn to formulate your most effective…

Build Systems for Resilient Teaching and Learning: Strengthen Resilience

Jun 12, 19, 2021 | 10a - 11:30a (cst) | 4p - 5:30p (utc) | Online Session 5 of 5

Literacy leaders know resilient individuals and communities sustain their work because they have capacity to adapt to changing conditions as they focus on literacy learning. This Adaptive Action Lab offers tools to build…

Upcoming Labs

An Adaptive Action Lab offers the best of consulting and training into a single event. As a participant, you define and work on your most intractable challenge. Then you learn about human systems dynamics (HSD) as you apply your new learning to frame your challenge in a way that points to your best next wise action.

Adaptive Action Labs

Live Virtual Workshops

Live Virtual Workshops

See the Forest and the Trees

May 6, 2021 What do you do when you cannot see what’s coming at you? In today’s turbulent and unpredictable landscape, you often are asked to make decisions about a future you can neither control nor predict. So, what can you…

Connect Through Stories and Impacts

June 3, 2021 In these days of change at the speed of thought and complexity you cannot see through, what can you do to connect to share your story. Whether your storytelling is to market an idea, to collaborate for innovation…

HSD Community Gathering

June 17, 2021 Join us to hear how members of the HSD Community of Praxis use HSD in their homes, workplaces, and communities. This 90-minute event will highlight and celebrate the patterns of diverse applications and deep…

Upcoming Workshops

Glenda Eoyang, founder of the field of HSD, hosts free, online Virtual Workshops (webinars) every month. Covering topics from health care to education reform to world peace, she draws on current events, global opportunities and concerns, and local actions.

Custom Design Labs

Custom Design Lab

Online or in person, wherever you are…

Your intractable problems are one-of-a-kind. Your people are special. Your industry is transforming. Your market is shifting. Your challenges are wicked. Consultants make assumptions, give advice, and leave the work to you.…

Custom Design Labs