As founder of DiaPraxis, Rosa Zubizarreta enjoys helping facilitative leaders and groups work productively with conflicting perspectives. Her commitment is to developing societal expertise in the area transforming conflict into collaboration.
With a Master's degree in Organization Development, Rosa has experience with traditional approaches such as Action Research as well as newer dialogical approaches including Future Search, Open Space, and World Café. She has written a user's guide on Dynamic Facilitation, which she began studying and practicing in 2000.
In addition to her work with business, community, and non-profit organizations, Rosa's background includes clinical social work and education reform. In the personal development realm, she is a certified Focusing professional, an experienced Heart IQ coach, and has trained in Internal Family Systems therapy. She is presently earning a PhD in Human and Organizational Systems at Fielding Graduate University.