Training Details

NVC Conference


All Levels


General NVC


In Person




Sorrow, Rodger
Poehner, William
Manske, Jori
Rohlfs, Allan
Manske, Jim
Mackenzie, Mary
Morrison, Jean
Singer, Katherine Hahn (Kay)
Walton, Anne
Aguilar, Lorraine

Date and Time

Sat, Apr 18, 2015 to Sun, Apr 19, 2015 — Sat, April 18, 9 am - 5 pm and Sun, April 19, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm — Pacific Daylight Time (GMT-7)


Child Development Resources

221 E Ventura Boulevard
Oxnard, California 93036
United States


The Nonviolent Communication work of Dr Marshall Rosenberg is well known around the world.  Child Development Resources and Choose Connection is pleased to present the EIGHTTH ANNUAL FREE NVC Conference in Oxnard for two days of introductory, intermediate and in-depth sessions. 

The weekend begins with mini keynote addresses by Certified Trainers, , Mary Mackenzie, Lorraine Aguilar, Jori and Jim Manske from Maui, Anne Walton, Chrisitne King, Jean Morrison, Allan Rohlfs, William Poehner and other presenters Shoshana Wheeler, Ariel Wrye, Edmundo Norte, Alicia Garcia, Victoria Kindle-Hodson, Tim Regan.   They will  share their experience in using NVC in a variety of settings; from personal life and relationships to business, education, justice and government. Well known for their exciting workshops on several continents and service with the non-profit Center for NVC (CNVC).  Presenters will offer simultaneous breakout sessions in English and Spanish.  If you have already attended an NVC event or class, you will know that this is a rare opportunity to dramatically expand and deepen your knowledge and skills. If you are not familiar with NVC but would like to express yourself more fully and easily, be sure to attend this event and discover the power of communicating compassionately. 

Register online at before Apr 10, 2015.

Lead Trainer: Rodger Sorrow, Certified Trainer with CNVC.

Saturday and Sunday, April 18 & 19, 2015

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., respectively 

Child Resources Development, 221 E Ventura Boulevard, Oxnard, CA 93036

CEUs MFT/LCSW and RNs contact hours: 12, cost $42 (must attend both days)

For more information about registration visit

Lunches are included and will be prepared by Urbane Cafe and delivered on site for those who pre-order. See instructions online


Who is it for

Everyone from beginner to experienced practitioners. This event has a wide range of topics and depth.


  • Deepen connections with your friends, family and co-workers
  • Learn to speak from the heart and listen without judging
  • Transform conflict into compassionate dialogues
  • Create more harmony and peace at home and at work
  • Sharing Power in relationships
  • Dissolve Enemy Images
  • Money
  • Living/Learning Community
  • Parenting with NVC
  • Intimate Relationships
  • NVC for Change Agents - Organizational and Social
  • Intro to NVC
  • Working with Anger
  • Power Dynamics
  • The Transformative Power of Forgiveness
  • What is Healthy Love
  • NVC as a Spiritual Path
  • Listening with Empathy
  • Skill building with games
  • Over 50 topics and breakout sessions

Registration Investment

$60 for Saturday or Sunday or both. Lunches included each day and delivered onsite and CEUs are available for an additional fee. Scholarships are available.

What to Bring

Pen and paper to write with. Picnic blanket, chairs, umbrella to enjoy your lucnch outside. Lunch is provided by Urbane Cafe.

Registration, payment and deposit info.

Register at

Pay $60 fee with credit card online


More Info

The Center for Nonviolent Communication
5600 San Francisco Rd. NE Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87109 USA
Tel: +1.505.244.4041 | Fax: +1.505.247.0414 | US Only: 800 255 7696

NEW fundraising opportunity for US residents.