The Messenger Chronicles: Moving Toward Synergy

The Messenger Chronicles: Moving Toward Synergy




The "Messenger Chronicles” online training series presents ideas for communication in difficult situations. "Moving Toward Synergy", helps learners to recognize the strategies that can be used to create synergy within a team. Synergy can be described as an experience in which the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.

Like the other modules in "The Messenger Chronicles", "Moving Toward Synergy" features strategies that can be used in your daily work and personal life to enhance communication and collaboration.


  • Describe several strategies for exploring another person's views.
  • Recognize elements that make a conversation "safe."
  • Acknowledge another person's perspective.
  • Describe how to create environments that encourage team synergy.

The planners and course authors have no financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research or services may be discussed in this activity. No commercial support has been accepted for this activity.

Employed by or in New York State?

If you are employed by NYS or a local health department in NYS, we recommend that you enroll for this course through the NYS Department of Health Learning Management System (DOH LMS).