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Catholic Health University

Catholic Health University curriculum utilizes a blended approach to learning with varied format and forum such as lecture/didactic, group exercises, media, storytelling, pre and post work and panel expertise.

Courses at CHU are facilitated by Catholic Health professionals and experienced Educators and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) from all over Catholic Health who share practical, real workplace expertise with class participants. CHU courses are available to CMP members at no cost.

Please register for these classes one week prior to the session by filling out the following form.

To register for any of the courses listed below, please complete our enrollment form.

In case you need to cancel your course registration, please notify Brittany Bolden (bbolden1@chsbuffalo.org) at least two days prior to the class date.

CHARTC is located at 144 Genesee Street, Buffalo.

Course Name Course Description Date/Time Location


In this class you’ll learn about DiSC, a model which provides a common language that people can use to better understand themselves and to adapt their behaviors with others. You will be asked to complete a series of questions that produce a detailed report about your personality and behavior. Through a group exercise, we explore tips for working with people of other styles. Note: There is a cost associated with this class so please ensure your availability on that day.


9:00am - 12:00pm

Catholic Health ARTC Building Conference Room 1D

Working With You Is Killing Me?

The title says it all! We all have to work with difficult coworkers, and in this class you will learn to recognize the symptoms of a negative workplace and the role each of us play in these situations. You will also learn how to set boundaries and control your reactions to respond to coworkers who cross those boundaries. Plus, you will review how to “unhook” yourself from difficult interpersonal situations at work.


9:00am - 12:00pm

Catholic Health ARTC Building Conference Room 1C

Fearless Speaking and Presentation Skills

Your presentation skills are just as important as the information you are presenting! This class will provide you with the tools necessary to be an engaged and effective speaker. Come learn presentation strategies from preparing your presentation and content development to delivering your presentation with power and confidence. We’ll also cover how to overcome those speaking jitters and control nervousness. This high energy course is guaranteed to get you to the next level in your speaking career!


9:00am - 12:00pm

Catholic Health ARTC Building Conference Room 1C

Managing Conflict II

Discover beneficial ways to deal with and overcome conflict in the workplace. Review and understand what is and causes conflict. Discusses the 5 step process of managing conflict. Gather tips on how to have successful conflict resolutions within the workplace and discuss the concept of the 17 camels in relation to workplace conflict. LEADER COMPETENCY: Drive Performance


9:00am - 12:00pm

Catholic Health ARTC Building Conference Room 1D

Team Building

Addresses the Five Dysfunctions of a Team, the hallmarks of each, and how to remedy each dysfunction to build a stronger, more efficient and productive team. None of us can do it alone! There is no I in team! The results a great team can produce by relying on each other and synergizing talents is both necessary and remarkable. A must for every leader to master today. LEADER COMPETENCY: Partner with and Across Teams


9:00am - 12:00pm

Catholic Health ARTC Building Conference Room 1D