Team Medicine draws upon the wisdom of the Native American tradition for a philosophy and tools for strengthening teams. It is about the life force of a team and how to understand and nurture it.This book is for leaders who work in organizations that value collaborative teams. It focuses on how teams progress through the stages of the Medicine Wheel and the key concepts of working together in a Sacred Circle.
Teams' cycle through distinct stages of growth that align with the four directions of the Medicine Wheel. Readers will discover how to use the Wheel for teambuilding - a powerful tool for transforming organizations. The Native American concept of leadership in a Sacred Circle is similar to servant leadership. The book provides tools for readers to create a Sacred Circle and an assessment to assist them in identifying areas to focus on in strengthening their teams. Readers will learn about the Sacred Contract each team member has with the team to create safety, contribute creatively, ensure accountability, and act respectfully. Team Medicine offers the answer for not only building strong teams but for creating a team culture. It's ideal for teams to read together and discuss as part of their team meetings. Each chapter starts with a fable that illustrates team concepts and ends with exercises and a team story. The book provides structure and exercises to build a team into a healthy high-performing self-directed circle where each member is honored for what he or she bring to the whole. It's the first team-building book to teach a coaching approach for team leaders and team members to help organizations change their culture so their teams can succeed.
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