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Module 1 - Relationships in Our Lives

Introducing the course and the basic concepts of SSLD (Strategies & Skills Learning & Development).

21 vidéos (Total 45 min), 7 lectures, 8 quiz
21 vidéos
What is this course about?59s
Relationships Overview36s
1.1 Why do people get involved in relationships?3 min
1.2 Intrinsic & Extrinsic Needs2 min
1.3 Relationships & Self1 min
1.4 Relationship & Wellness46s
What is SSLD?5 min
1.5 Introducing N3C33s
1.6 Individualized N3C1 min
1.7 N3C: Circumstances4 min
1.8 N3C: Characteristics2 min
1.9 N3C: Capacity3 min
Relationship & N3C2 min
Problem Translation2 min
1.10 Differences & Biodiversity2 min
1.11 Similarities & Differences1 min
1.12 Capacity to deal with differences2 min
1.13 Managing Differences1 min
1.14 Managing Differences: Examples2 min
7 lectures
Our Dedicated Team2 min
Course Readings and Resources2 min
Recommended Reading for Module 110 min
Needs and Wants10 min
Examples of Problem Translation10 min
Module 1 Lecture Note10 min
Additional Resources for Module 130 min
8 exercices pour s'entraîner
Optional: Demographic Survey8 min
Optional: Pre-course quiz regarding learning expectation6 min
Why do YOU have relationships?10 min
N3C Case Analysis Practice20 min
The Controlling Partner: Underlying Needs15 min
Your attitude towards differences10 min
Differences in Relationships5 min
Managing Differences4 min
3 heures pour terminer

Module 2 - Getting Started

SSLD conceptualization of relationship: Addressing participants’ needs as key condition of possibility. This module will discuss the social exchange theory, life-scripts, managing differences, and responsive assertiveness

20 vidéos (Total 70 min), 5 lectures, 6 quiz
20 vidéos
2.1 Social Scripts3 min
2.2 Social Scripts and Traps2 min
2.3 Social Scripts and Traps: Consumerism3 min
2.4 Social Scripts: Attachment Theory3 min
2.5 SSLD on changing relationship pattern1 min
2.6 Natural Imagination4 min
2.7 Game Plan & Human Nature2 min
2.8 "The One" Myth4 min
2.9 How much is up to us?2 min
2.10 Mind Reading Fantasy2 min
2.11 Spontaneity2 min
2.12 Game Plan2 min
How to Create a Game Plan for your relationship?12 min
Online Dating4 min
2.13 Initial Contact 1: First Impression4 min
2.14 Initial Contact 2: Body Language1 min
2.15 Initial Contact 3: Positive Reframing3 min
2.16 Initial Contact 4: Summary3 min
Conclusion1 min
5 lectures
Introduction to Social Scripts5 min
Recommended Reading on Attachment Theory10 min
Recommended Reading on Initial Contact10 min
Module 2 Lecture Notes10 min
Additional Resources for Module 230 min
6 exercices pour s'entraîner
Your Social Scripts and Relationships10 min
Strategies on Changing Relationship Pattern10 min
Form of Relationships4 min
Create a game plan for your first (or next) date!10 min
How important are they?12 min
Impression management10 min
4 heures pour terminer

Module 3 - Communication

This module covers topics on how to build and manage your relationships through effective communication skills such as listening, understanding, reception, and expression.

27 vidéos (Total 111 min), 3 lectures, 10 quiz
27 vidéos
3.1 The 4 Content Areas2 min
3.2 Four Content Areas - How are they useful?3 min
3.3 Reception Overview1 min
3.4 Reception - Ideas 1: Attitudes3 min
3.5 Reception - Ideas 2: Position2 min
3.6 Reception - Ideas 3: Opinions4 min
3.7 Reception - Emotional Content6 min
3.8 Reception - Importance of Understanding Someone's Needs2 min
3.9 Reception - Needs6 min
3.10 Attributions 1: Introduction3 min
3.11 Attributions 2: Multiple Contingencies Thinking3 min
3.12 Attributions 3: Needs2 min
3.13 Signifying Acts4 min
3.14 Signifying Acts and Culture2 min
3.15 Cultural Literacy Approach4 min
Reception to Expression38s
3.16 Expression: Facts6 min
3.17 Expression - Ideas 1: Matching N3C1 min
3.18 Expression - Ideas 2: Technical Tips4 min
3.19 Expression - Ideas 3: Staying Attuned4 min
3.20 Expression - Emotions 1: Experience, Expression and Feedback3 min
3.21 Expression - Emotions 2: Regulations3 min
3.22 Expression - Emotions 3: Emotional Work2 min
3.23 Expression - Needs7 min
Conclusion1 min
Emotional work vs. Emotional Regulation18 min
3 lectures
Recommended Reading for Module 35 min
Module 3 Lecture Notes10 min
Additional Resources for Module 310 min
9 exercices pour s'entraîner
Identifying the 4 content areas8 min
Differentiating Needs & Wants10 min
What are their emotions?10 min
Needs Assessment through Conversations10 min
Listening to Needs4 min
Understanding Attributions & Signifying Acts6 min
Expressing Facts or Ideas4 min
Expressing Emotions6 min
Expressing Needs6 min
3 heures pour terminer

Module 4 - Building Relationships that Work for You

This module addresses relationship building based on communication, reception, and expression skills learned in Module 3. Additional topics on relationship problems will also be discussed.

26 vidéos (Total 93 min), 4 lectures, 8 quiz
26 vidéos
4.1 Social Exchange Theory and Beyond4 min
4.2 Value Reconsidered4 min
4.3 The 6 Domains of Our Lifeworld5 min
4.4 The Issue of Power4 min
4.5 Power, Balance and Giving4 min
4.6 Compatibility: Needs4 min
4.7 Compatibility: Circumstances2 min
4.8 Compatibility: Characteristics & Capacity4 min
4.9 Compatibility, Differences and Changes3 min
4.10 Intimacy3 min
4.11 Idea of Intimacy 13 min
4.12 Idea of Intimacy 22 min
4.13 Fear of Intimacy3 min
4.14 Fear of Commitment2 min
4.15 Building Intimacy4 min
4.16 The Role of Physical Intimacy3 min
4.17 Intimacy and Sharing of Personal Difficulties2 min
4.18 Physical Intimacy and Presence5 min
4.19 SSLD Strategies for Building & Maintaining Relationships5 min
4.20 To Grow or Not to Grow?3 min
4.21 Growth and Intimacy2 min
4.22 Stability or Excitement?3 min
4.23 Happenings or Rituals?2 min
4.24 Achieving Win-Win Arrangements3 min
Conclusion1 min
4 lectures
Recommended Reading for Module 410 min
Relationship Building Tools10 min
Module 4 Lecture Notes10 min
Additional Resources for Module 410 min
8 exercices pour s'entraîner
Examining the Social Exchange Perspective6 min
What are the 6 domains of our lifeworld?5 min
Driving factors of Power in a Relationship10 min
Assessing Compatibility10 min
Exploring Your Own Idea of Intimacy10 min
Enhancing presence online10 min
Creating Your Own Happenings and Rituals4 min
Valuable Lessons Learned2 min
3 heures pour terminer

Module 5 - Challenges, Endings, and Transformation

Introduction to the concept of Six Domains of Human Life and its application in different parts of a relationship. This module explores the transformation and termination of relationships and their challenges.

21 vidéos (Total 97 min), 3 lectures, 12 quiz
21 vidéos
5.1 Culture, History, and Technology2 min
5.2 Six Domains of Transformation - Environment3 min
5.3 Six Domains of Transformation - Cognition1 min
5.4 Six Domains of Transformation - Emotion & Motivation3 min
5.5 Six Domains of Transformation - Body & Behaviour3 min
5.6 Mutual Needs1 min
5.7 Separation-Individuation 15 min
5.8 Separation-Individuation 23 min
5.9 How can we deal with each other's unmet needs?3 min
5.10 Aging: Part 15 min
5.11 Aging: Part 23 min
5.12 Transformation & Termination2 min
5.13 Coping with transformation and termination5 min
5.14 Coping with emotional challenges4 min
5.15 Coping with major life transitions4 min
5.16 Self-Preservation5 min
5.17 Difficult Transition3 min
5.18 Lifeworld Design8 min
The Breakup Journey22 min
3 lectures
Recommended Reading for Module 510 min
Module 5 Lecture Notes10 min
Additional Resources for Module 510 min
12 exercices pour s'entraîner
Relationships that Need to be Transformed5 min
Cultural Rules5 min
Where do you experience it in your body?5 min
Transformed Relationships10 min
Managing Transformation10 min
Relationships and Aging4 min
Optional Quiz: Love Beyond Death2 min
Experience of Termination2 min
Get Over Self-Blame and Guilt2 min
Managing the Emotional Challenges of Transformation/Termination2 min
Major Transitions in Life2 min
Your Transformed Relationship4 min
5 heures pour terminer

Module 6 - Relationships & Self

The final module covers various topics related to relationships, including love, sexuality, intimacy, and relationship problems.

23 vidéos (Total 114 min), 2 lectures, 10 quiz
23 vidéos
6.1 What is Love4 min
6.2 Six Domains of Love6 min
6.3 Concluding on What is Love1 min
6.4 Sexuality3 min
6.5 Needs Addressed by Sex3 min
6.6 Psychological Needs3 min
6.7 Social Needs5 min
6.8 Spirituality2 min
6.9 Sex and Quality of Relationship4 min
6.10 Diversity in Sexual Expression5 min
6.11 Erotic Justice6 min
6.12 Instrumental Relationships6 min
6.13 Relationship Problems - Communication4 min
6.14 A Case on Relationship Problem3 min
6.15 Dealing with Relationship Problems6 min
6.16 Affairs: Part 15 min
6.17 Affairs: Part 2 - Affairs and Beyond3 min
6.18 Dysfunctional Relationships6 min
6.19 The Challenges of Transformation and Change2 min
6.20 It all comes back to the self: The SSLD ideal3 min
Concluding the Course2 min
Engaging Non-Normative Sexualities & Desires19 min
2 lectures
Module 6 Lecture Notes10 min
Additional Resources for Module 610 min
9 exercices pour s'entraîner
Your Own Idea of Love5 min
Activity, Interaction, and Relationship10 min
Communicating the Meaning of Sex5 min
Deviant Sexual Practice and Culture5 min
Social Disadvantage and Sexual Life-Chances5 min
Dysfunctional Relationship2 min
Review2 min
Have You Changed?2 min
Course Evaluation6 min
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par ASMay 3rd 2018

Very interesting, with a practical approach and with many examples. Highly recommended as it offers a good insight on the way people form relationships and connect with others.

par ADFeb 5th 2018

I only just started this course, but I feel like I'm learning a lot about relationships, needs vs. wants, etc. I just started, but I highly recommend it anyways!



A. Ka Tat Tsang

Founder of the SSLD System; Professor and Factor-Inwentash Chair in Social Work in the Global Community
Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work

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