List of Workshops

Parent Workshop 1: GPS for Navigating Your Kid’s Personality

GPS for Navigating Your Kid’s Personality

This introductory temperament workshop guides participants through a basic exploration of the four “colourful” personality groups, including a discovery of their own personality type. Parents will then learn how to work more effectively with their respective offspring’s specific strengths and challenges, to build stronger family bonds.

60 - 90 minutes

Parent Workshop 2: Understanding My Kid's / Teen's Behaviour

Understanding My Kid’s Behaviour (elementary schools)

​Understanding My Teen’s Behaviour (middle schools and secondary schools)

This presentation, focusing on behaviour, guides participants through an exploration of the four temperament types, with a discovery of their own type as well as their parenting preference. They will then focus on their child’s specific behavioural patterns, while developing strategies to promote positive self esteem, confidence and resiliency in each child.

90 - 120 minutes

Parent Workshop 3: Surviving Your Adolescents

Surviving Your Adolescents: How to Manage and Let Go of Your 13-18 Year Olds

(middle schools and secondary schools)

Participants will learn how to deal with “The Snub”, what is “normal” adolescence, teens and risk, and

establishing “house rules”. The presentation is based on proven teen parenting principles developed by Dr.

Thomas Phelan (author of 1-2-3 Magic).

90 – 120 minutes

Student Workshop: STUDENTS - They've Got PERSONALITY!


Every student is unique in so many ways, including behaviour, temperament and personality. Your students will gain an increased awareness of their own personality strengths so that they can more effectively understand others, to communicate, work and play better in team settings. This interactive workshop is for students from grade 5 through high school. Flexible formats (small/large groups and settings) are available.

60 – 120 minutes

Staff Workshop: CLASS ACT - Building a "Colourful" Team

CLASS ACT – Building a “Colourful” Team

It's not the differences in people that cause the problems; it's how those differences are viewed and managed. This user-friendly workshop is based on the Canadian temperament assessment, Personality Dimensions. Participants have an opportunity to self assess to determine their strengths and how to work well together in this fun, informative and experiential session.

​90 minutes – 3 hours – full day

Business and Not-for-Profit

"Thriving With All Personalities"

Want to raise your ROI through soft skills training?

Businesses can increase productivity through gaining a deep understanding of members’ basic personality types (4 “colours“). They can learn more about their respective strengths and then explore how to use this knowledge to decrease stress and/or conflict, to prepare for retirement or to increase sales.

Or perhaps you want to explore bringing positivity to the workplace. Team members can learn positive research-based methods that will help them thrive at work so they can enjoy the work environment even more. Discover how team members can enjoy increased well-being in the workplace.

I have successfully facilitated team presentations in the not-for-profit sector and the corporate sector – at all levels. This engaging and experiential series, based on personality theory (“colours“) varies with respect to your time limits. Do you want a “Lunch & Learn”, a half-day session or a full day (or more) program for a retreat? I willl work with you to create a program that will ensure your team’s success.

Thriving With All Personalities is based on Personality Dimensions®, a personality assessment developed by Canadians, and often referred to as “colours“ by clients. There is a basic introductory workshop on personality (“colours“), along with applications that are customized to suit your business.

“A Taste of ‘Colour’”

“Communicating In ‘Colour’”

“Building ‘Colourful’ Teams Using Temperament”

“Persuasive Personalities”

Custom Designed Workshops: Available on request

Call Wayne Jones today to discuss having a workshop developed that will address the unique needs of your location and personnel. You may wish to explore, in depth, topics such as communication, conflict, team building, stress management, work/life balance etc., as they relate to temperament and personality.