The Taos Institute is a community of scholars and practitioners concerned with the social processes essential for the construction of reason, knowledge, and human value. They are a non-profit (501c3) organization committed to exploring, developing and disseminating ideas and practices that promote creative, appreciative and collaborative processes in families, communities and organizations around the world. Social constructionist theory and practice locates the source of meaning, value and action in the relational connection among people. It is through our social and relational processes that They construct the world. They achieve our educational ends through conferences, workshops, publications, a PhD program, certificate programs, distance learning programs, newsletters, and web-based offerings. They work at the interface between the scholarly community and societal practitioners from communities of mental health, social work, counselling, organizational change, education, community building, gerontology, healthcare and more. They develop and explore the ways in which scholarly research can enrich professional practices, and practices can stimulate scholarly inquiry.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.taosinstitute.net/

Address:
63 Maple Hill Drive, Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44022, USA

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1991
Age (years)
Taos Institute
 33
United States average
 41
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Harlene Anderson | David Cooperrider | Kenneth Gergen | Mary Gergen | Sheila McNamee | Suresh Srivasta | Diana Whitney
Founder gender: Both male and female co-founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Dawn Cooperrider Dole
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2022): Dawn Cooperrider Dole
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2021): Dawn Dole
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2023
Taos Institute
 1
United States average
 51
Global average
 66
2021
Taos Institute
 1
2019
Taos Institute
 1
% Female staff
2023
Taos Institute
 100%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 50%
2019
Taos Institute
 59%

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Taos Institute
 $830,643
United States average
 $20,888,334
Global average
 $57,395,241

Social

Likes (2023)
Taos Institute
 2,304
United States average
 67,598
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Taos Institute
 2,207
Likes (2021)
Taos Institute
 2,089
Twitter
Followers (2024)
Taos Institute
 2,408
United States average
 38,568
Global average
 18,126
Followers (2022)
Taos Institute
 2,447
Followers (2021)
Taos Institute
 2,404
Subscribers (2023)
Taos Institute
 808
United States average
 19,524
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Taos Institute
 654
Subscribers (2021)
Taos Institute
 382
Followers (2023)
Taos Institute
 1,168
United States average
 18,650
Global average
 12,007
Followers (2022)
Taos Institute
 985
Followers (2019)
Taos Institute
 464

Data notes

Last updated: 16/05/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation┬┤s website
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