Public Shared Experience

Public Shared Experience (PSE) A demystifying “Shared Experience” event to create more space for love and meaningful connection in the age of digital distractions. “Shared Experience” in terms of everyone has a role in the experience. Think of it like a yoga class for...

From the Executive Director…

In my role as Executive Director of The Relational Center, I get the opportunity to offer a personal message to our supporters through our newsletters. Right now, I think it’s especially important to use this platform to express my deep concern for the effects of the...

Spring 2017 Newsletter

We have a lot to share about what’s been going on at The Relational Center since Fall 2016. Browse the articles by navigating through the slider appearing below this intro. Here you’ll find a message from our Executive Director, a Fundraising Update, a...

Getting to Know Gabrielle

I am deeply grateful to be a part of The Relational Center community. This month marks my one-year anniversary working as an adjunct supervisor and group co-facilitator in the Community Project. I believe The Relational Center is stewarding an evolution in the field...

Building Bridges, Not Walls

It wasn’t like me to go so long without talking with my parents in Oklahoma, but since the dreaded election, it had felt increasingly difficult to pick up the phone. My last communication with them had been weeks earlier, when I had learned how they intended to vote...

Cleveland Rocks

Cleveland, OH, houses one of the Community Action Networks supported by The Relational Center’s Leadership Institute. Spearheaded by a handful of change makers, all bridged through our friend MaryAnn Kraus and the amazing folks at the Cleveland Gestalt...

2016 Year End Appeal

The Relational Center’s annual Year-End Appeal was our most successful end-of-year campaign to date. Thanks to an incentive program devised by Kaitlin Dull, our Community Engagement Specialist, there was wide-spread participation in the campaign from staff and...

Message from Monica Garfield

A Message From Monica… I have been a member of the The Relational Center community since 2008 when I began my Marriage and Family Therapy traineeship. I remember feeling nervous and unprepared to work with clients. I also felt pretty much invisible in the world...

Message from Penny Timmons

A Message From Board Member, Penny Timmons… As 2016 draws to a close, many of us are looking with varying degrees of trepidation to what 2017 will bring. While the future is filled with uncertainty, one thing I am certain about is that The Relational Center...