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Fri, Nov 20, 2015 to Sun, Nov 22, 2015

Inner work/Spirituality of NVCBar Harbor, Maine --"Living in Compassion: Touching Beauty, Restoring Wholeness" (Gonzales, Robert) (Bar Harbor, ME, United States)

This intensive is designed to support you to go deeply into the processes Robert Gonzales offers, with ample time for personal exploration, reflection and integration. Each day will offer opening mediations and talks, individual and small group practices, walking meditation / movement breaks, and opportunities for discussion and sharing.

Sun, Jun 7, 2015 to Thu, Jun 11, 2015

16:00 to 13:00

General NVCCalm Your Inner Critic Retreat at Omega (Killian, PhD, Dian) (Rhinebeck, NY, United States)

In this retreat-length workshop, we integrate Compassionate Nonviolent Communication with coaching, Somatic-Based Empathy, and deep compassion for ourselves. We learn effective steps to embrace the positive intent of our inner critic and gain greater clarity about what matters most to us. T

Sun, Jun 7, 2015 to Thu, Jun 11, 2015

19:30 to 12:00

VariousCalm Your Inner Critic: Transform Self-Judgment Into Compassion for Living Fully (Lasley, Martha) (Rhinebeck, NY, United States)

We often treat others with kindness and compassion. But how do we treat ourself? Much of the criticism, judgment, and blame we hear every day comes from our worst enemy: ourself. Negative self-talk can drain our energy and hinder us from living fully, acting on our dreams, and maintaining harmonious relationships with others.

Sat, May 16, 2015

9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

BusinessCOLLABORATIVE COMMUNICATION IN THE WORKPLACE (Sorrow, Rodger) (Santa Barbara, CA, United States)

Do You Want to be Happier, More Effective and Experience Less Stress at Work? Do you long for more respectful work relationships? Do you want to move beyond gossip and power struggles to improved trust and productivity? If you've ever wondered if just one person can positively affect work relationships and company culture, regardless of your position, this class offers a resounding "yes". The key is shifting how we think, and talk.

Fri, Dec 4, 2015 to Sun, Dec 6, 2015

Friday, December 4 (9 am) - Sunday, December 6 (4:30 pm), 2015

Inner work/Spirituality of NVCColumbus, Ohio --Living Compassion: The Embodied Spirituality of Compassionate Communication (Gonzales, Robert) (Columbus, OH, United States)

Join Robert Gonzales in Columbus, Ohio, USA to develop your awareness of the "living energy of needs" and to engage in a living practice of compassion every day, moment to moment. Join us to develop your awareness of the "living energy of needs" and to engage in a living practice of compassion every day, moment to moment.

Robert is one of the most widely traveled trainer in the Nonviolent Communication network, and we are thrilled to offer this 3-day training!

Thu, May 14, 2015

6:45 to 9:00 pm

General NVCCommunicating to Connect (Monroe, Liv) (Olympia, WA, United States)

An introduction to Nonviolent Communication (NVC). Join us if you would like to learn the basic intentions of NVC and some immediately usable tools for resolving conflicts, reducing criticism and misunderstanding, and for increasing respect and hope in your everyday life and in the world.

Sat, May 30, 2015

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM, Sat, Jan 30, 2015

General NVCCompassionate Communication (Sorrow, Rodger) (Santa Barbara, CA, United States)

Deepen connections with people in your life while reducing conflict and improving communication with Marshall Rosenberg's nonviolent communication. FREE CEUs through SBCC Center for Lifelong Learning for MFT, LCSW, CNA contact hours: 6.

Fri, Aug 14, 2015 to Sun, Aug 16, 2015

Fri. 6-9pm, Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. 9am-4pm

General NVCCompassionate Communication Level II (Ziola, Kathy) (Lakewood , CO, United States)

Ramp up your power to Connect!
This weekend training is for you if you loved your first exposure and want to expand and practice the skills and consciousness that you began in your first course or weekend workshop. Take you learning to the next level working with topics such as• Saying and Hearing a “No” with Compassion
• The Power of Clear Requests
• Sharing Scary Honesty
• Building Skills for Dialogue – Role Plays & Dance Floors
• Handling Difficult to Hear Messages
• Deepening Your Empathy Skills
• Transforming Enemy Images.

Sat, Jun 6, 2015

9:30 am-4:30 pm

General NVCConnecting Compassionately: An introduction to Nonviolent Communication (Baran, Gary) (Eugene, OR, United States)

This workshop is for those new to NVC as well as those who wish to deepen their understanding and increase their fluency in applying the process.

Thu, Jun 4, 2015 to Sun, Jun 7, 2015

check in before dinner at 6:00pm Thursday. Ends after 1:00 lunch on Sunday

General NVCCreating Flow in Your Connections Using NVC (Monroe, Liv) (Detroit, OR, United States)

Using Nonviolent Communication, Liv and Fred will provide you with the tools, practice, and capacities you need to create and sustain joyful, flowing relationships. We will combine fun and deep, heartfelt learning into capacities you can take home. During this workshop you will have the opportunity to work through unresolved upsets and practice the difficult conversations that could bring relief. Whether your stuck places are at work, at home, with children, friends, or with intimate partners, you will return to your relationships ready to shift old stuck energy and experience sweet movement in connection, even your connection with yourself.

Thu, Jun 25, 2015 to Sun, Jun 28, 2015

Thurs.: 3:00-9:00 PM. Fri.,Sat.: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM Sun.: 9:30 AM - 3PM

General NVCEmpathy Intensive (Part 1, of a 3 part residential series) (Bond, Thom) (Rosendale, NY, United States)

Empathy Intensive
In a supportive, community environment, we experience challenge, guidance, nurturing and support in the practices of empathy and seeing our world empathically. Throughout our time together we will deepen our capacity for being present, being aware of our focus and our own capabilities and willingness, moment by moment.

(This training qualifies as a prerequisite for the Self-Empathy Intensive Sept. 24-27, 2015)

Mon, May 4, 2015

07:00 to 09:15

General NVCFirst Mondays: Free NVC Intro and Workshop (Bond, Thom) (New York, NY, United States)

Learn about this new generation of human connection and peacemaking skills, known as "NVC" that's changing the way we think about conflict, compassion and our future.

First Mondays introductory evening intro and workshop is an interactive, fun and inspiring way to learn the basic concepts of NVC and get a chance to try them out. It's also a very effective way to introduce NVC to friends or family members who are interested. The evening is free and takes place in New York City.

For more information or to register, please visit: firstmondays.org

Mon, Jun 1, 2015

07:00 to 09:15

General NVCFirst Mondays: Free NVC Intro and Workshop (Bond, Thom) (New York, NY, United States)

Learn about this new generation of human connection and peacemaking skills, known as "NVC" that's changing the way we think about conflict, compassion and our future.

First Mondays introductory evening intro and workshop is an interactive, fun and inspiring way to learn the basic concepts of NVC and get a chance to try them out. It's also a very effective way to introduce NVC to friends or family members who are interested. The evening is free and takes place in New York City.

For more information or to register, please visit: firstmondays.org

Mon, Jul 6, 2015

07:00 to 09:15

General NVCFirst Mondays: Free NVC Intro and Workshop (Bond, Thom) (New York, NY, United States)

Learn about this new generation of human connection and peacemaking skills, known as "NVC" that's changing the way we think about conflict, compassion and our future.

First Mondays introductory evening intro and workshop is an interactive, fun and inspiring way to learn the basic concepts of NVC and get a chance to try them out. It's also a very effective way to introduce NVC to friends or family members who are interested. The evening is free and takes place in New York City.

For more information or to register, please visit: firstmondays.org

Mon, Aug 3, 2015

07:00 to 09:15

General NVCFirst Mondays: Free NVC Intro and Workshop (Bond, Thom) (New York, NY, United States)

Learn about this new generation of human connection and peacemaking skills, known as "NVC" that's changing the way we think about conflict, compassion and our future.

First Mondays introductory evening intro and workshop is an interactive, fun and inspiring way to learn the basic concepts of NVC and get a chance to try them out. It's also a very effective way to introduce NVC to friends or family members who are interested. The evening is free and takes place in New York City.

For more information or to register, please visit: firstmondays.org

Mon, Sep 14, 2015

07:00 to 09:15

General NVCFirst Mondays: Free NVC Intro and Workshop (Bond, Thom) (New York, NY, United States)

Learn about this new generation of human connection and peacemaking skills, known as "NVC" that's changing the way we think about conflict, compassion and our future.

First Mondays introductory evening intro and workshop is an interactive, fun and inspiring way to learn the basic concepts of NVC and get a chance to try them out. It's also a very effective way to introduce NVC to friends or family members who are interested. The evening is free and takes place in New York City.

For more information or to register, please visit: firstmondays.org

Mon, Oct 5, 2015

07:00 to 09:15

General NVCFirst Mondays: Free NVC Intro and Workshop (Bond, Thom) (New York, NY, United States)

Learn about this new generation of human connection and peacemaking skills, known as "NVC" that's changing the way we think about conflict, compassion and our future.

First Mondays introductory evening intro and workshop is an interactive, fun and inspiring way to learn the basic concepts of NVC and get a chance to try them out. It's also a very effective way to introduce NVC to friends or family members who are interested. The evening is free and takes place in New York City.

For more information or to register, please visit: firstmondays.org

Mon, Nov 2, 2015

07:00 to 09:15

General NVCFirst Mondays: Free NVC Intro and Workshop (Bond, Thom) (New York, NY, United States)

Learn about this new generation of human connection and peacemaking skills, known as "NVC" that's changing the way we think about conflict, compassion and our future.

First Mondays introductory evening intro and workshop is an interactive, fun and inspiring way to learn the basic concepts of NVC and get a chance to try them out. It's also a very effective way to introduce NVC to friends or family members who are interested. The evening is free and takes place in New York City.

For more information or to register, please visit: firstmondays.org

Mon, Dec 7, 2015

07:00 to 09:15

General NVCFirst Mondays: Free NVC Intro and Workshop (Bond, Thom) (New York, NY, United States)

Learn about this new generation of human connection and peacemaking skills, known as "NVC" that's changing the way we think about conflict, compassion and our future.

First Mondays introductory evening intro and workshop is an interactive, fun and inspiring way to learn the basic concepts of NVC and get a chance to try them out. It's also a very effective way to introduce NVC to friends or family members who are interested. The evening is free and takes place in New York City.

For more information or to register, please visit: firstmondays.org

Fri, May 29, 2015 to Sun, May 31, 2015

Friday , 6:00-9pm, Saturday, 9- 5, Sunday , 9-5

General NVCFoundations of Compassionate Communication (Ziola, Kathy) (Lakewood , CO, United States)

Based on the work of Marshall B. Rosenberg,PhD. in Compassionate Communication, this training offers a new model of relating that will help you have open, honest and effective communication from the heart.

Skills will be built through interactive exercises throughout the weekend.

You can use what you learn this weekend to create win/win situations in any area of life:

• Business management
• Team building
• Helping Professions
• Intimate relationships
• Parenting
• Community relations
• Public education
• Conflict mediation

Fri, Oct 9, 2015 to Sun, Oct 11, 2015

Friday , 6:00-9pm, Saturday, 9- 5, Sunday , 9-5

General NVCFoundations of Compassionate Communication (Ziola, Kathy) (Lakewood , CO, United States)

Based on the work of Marshall B. Rosenberg,PhD. in Compassionate Communication, this training offers a new model of relating that will help you have open, honest and effective communication from the heart.

Skills will be built through interactive exercises throughout the weekend.

You can use what you learn this weekend to create win/win situations in any area of life:

• Business management
• Team building
• Helping Professions
• Intimate relationships
• Parenting
• Community relations
• Public education
• Conflict mediation

Mon, Jun 22, 2015 to Tue, Jun 23, 2015

09:00 to 17:00

BusinessFour Steps to Effective Feedback (Killian, PhD, Dian) (Ithaca, NY, United States)

Have you ever seen things differently or reached an impasse with colleagues, staff or a supervisor? Would you like to find solutions that are more satisfying, effective and empowering, with clear next steps?
In this interactive workshop, learn how to navigate challenging conversations by practicing a four-step communication model that transforms communication barriers into opportunities for clarity, collaboration, understanding and respect. Learn how to resolve impasses while strengthening work.

Sat, Jun 20, 2015

09:30 to 03:30

OtherFrom Fiery Anger to Glowing Smiles (Geren, Eliane) (Princeton, NJ, United States)

You will find out how valuable anger is because it hides a life-serving message. Most people can't find that message in their anger or other people's anger. You'll know how to discover the message after this workshop.

Once the hidden message is revealed, you'll have the power to take the steps to get what you want.

Fri, May 15, 2015 to Sun, May 17, 2015

Inner work/Spirituality of NVCHouston, TX -- "Living in Beauty and Fullness, Touching Deeply into our Needs" (Gonzales, Robert) (Houston, TX, United States)

Join us in a three-day experience in deepening your connection to your life force, developing skills that support your inner healing, and growing and strengthening daily practices that will allow you to live life to the fullest.

Through practices such as Transforming Core Beliefs, Healing Dialogue, you will learn to identify, experience and cultivate the consciousness of your life force, which manifests as the energy and beauty in our needs and values.

Thu, Jul 23, 2015 to Sat, Aug 1, 2015

NVC for EducatorsInternational Intensive Training for Life Enriching Education (Morrison, Jean) (Albuquerque, New Mexico, NM, United States)

The Center for Nonviolent Communication proudly continues the legacy of Dr. Marshall Rosenberg (1934-2015) by offering this 1st International Intensive Training (IIT) for Life-Enriching Education.

Marshall Rosenberg’s vision of Life-Enriching Education weaves Nonviolent Communication principles and practices into every aspect of the school experience. People who operate from this paradigm develop mindfulness, social-emotional intelligence, empathy, and restorative practices to resolve conflict — essential skills for co-creating a peaceful, sustainable world.

This IIT for Life-Enriching Education is a 9-day Nonviolent Communication “immersion experience”—for educators intent on exploring Marshall Rosenberg’s vision and its application in the daily life of classrooms and schools.

You’re Invited: As a participant, you will join a dynamic team of CNVC Certified Trainers who have studied closely with Marshall and have worked in educational settings for many years. The Training Team is excited to share their wisdom and experience, their questions and learnings, as well as their favorite activities and tools. They will also support you to develop a uniquely inspired vision and a plan of action to implement a life-enriching education project of your own design.

Fri, Aug 14, 2015 to Thu, Aug 20, 2015

04:00 to 02:00

General NVCLiving From the Heart FUNfest Retreat (King, Christine) (Ben Lomond, CA, United States)

Our 10th Annual FUNfest at beautiful Quaker Center located in the Ben Lomond redwoods, a 20 minute drive from Santa Cruz. Time to make your summer retreat plans and join us for six relaxing and enlivening days in the glorious Santa Cruz Mountains- a celebration of compassionate communication! Join us to relax, rejuvenate and refill your empathy cup! With CNVC trainers: Kristin Masters, Jean Morrison, and Christine King….and more by invitation.

Sat, Jun 6, 2015

09:30 to 05:00

General NVCManaging Reactivity and Functioning Fully in Difficult Conversations. (Ziola, Kathy) (Lakewood , CO, United States)

This deepening day will offer you learning and coached practice in applying NVC/Compassionate Communication tools, and more, to transform your reactivity and meet difficult moments with presence, and authentic and compassionate responses.

You will learn how to distinguish past from present in your reactions and practice how to get your brain back, speak your honest truth and de-escalate reactive situations peacefully. No more building up walls of fear, anger and resentment between you and others!

Sat, Jun 6, 2015

09:30 to 05:00

General NVCManaging Reactivity and Functioning Fully in Difficult Conversations. (Ziola, Kathy) (Lakewood , CO, United States)

This deepening day will offer you learning and coached practice in applying NVC/Compassionate Communication tools, and more, to transform your reactivity and meet difficult moments with presence, and authentic and compassionate responses.

You will learn how to distinguish past from present in your reactions and practice how to get your brain back, speak your honest truth and de-escalate reactive situations peacefully. No more building up walls of fear, anger and resentment between you and others!

Thu, Sep 10, 2015 to Sun, Sep 13, 2015

Training begins September 10, 2015 at 1pm, ends September 13 at 5pm

Conflict ResolutionMediate Your Life: Healing and Reconciliation. East Coast Intensive (Kinyon, John) (New Haven, CT, United States)

The focus of this 4-day intensive workshop is how to respond to past emotional hurt and pain that can be the deeper cause of conflict.

Thu, Oct 1, 2015 to Sun, Oct 4, 2015

Training begins October 1, 2015 at 1pm, ends October 4 at 5pm

Conflict ResolutionMediate Your Life: Healing and Reconciliation. Texas Intensive (Kinyon, John) (Arlington, TX, United States)

The focus of this 4-day intensive workshop is how to respond to past emotional hurt and pain that can be the deeper cause of conflict.

Thu, Nov 5, 2015 to Sun, Nov 8, 2015

Training begins November 5, 2015 at 1pm, ends November 8 at 5pm

Conflict ResolutionMediate Your Life: Healing and Reconciliation. West Coast Intensive (Kinyon, John) (Berkeley, CA, United States)

The focus of this 4-day intensive workshop is how to respond to past emotional hurt and pain that can be the deeper cause of conflict.

Thu, Jun 25, 2015 to Sun, Jun 28, 2015

Training begins June 25, 2015 at 1pm, ends June 28 at 5pm

Conflict ResolutionMediate Your Life: Resolving Internal Conflicts. West Coast Intensive (Kinyon, John) (Berkeley, CA, United States)

The focus of the 4-day Resolving Internal Conflicts workshop is to foster collaboration, empathy and compassion among the different voices in conflict within ourselves. This includes making friends with the aspect of ourselves that sabotages our best intentions

Fri, May 15, 2015 to Sun, May 17, 2015

Friday May 15 evening- Sunday May 17 4 PM

Inner work/Spirituality of NVCMeeting Life Transitions with Courage and Grace (Macferran, Kathleen) (Missoula, MT, United States)

DURING THIS nurturing, experiential workshop, you will be challenged to step toward and embrace the life you want! Whether you have changed inside, but the rest of your life has not... or your life has turned upside down and you don’t know which way is up... or you simply see change on the horizon and want to be ready — this workshop will invite you to explore how to:

• Find peace amid the chaos
• Get back to balance faster
• Stop being hard on yourself
• See beauty in the challenge
• Spend less time being stressed
• Speak your truth to anyone
• Ask for help when you need it

Sun, Dec 27, 2015 to Tue, Dec 29, 2015

12/27,Friday 8pm - Sunday 12/29 at noon

General NVCMindful Communication - Truth Without Blame (Morrison, Jean) (Big Sur, CA, United States)

In an interactive, supportive learning environment, we’ll discover old habits of mind and speech that produce distress and walls of separation, and explore and practice new habits that create compassion, connection, and healing within ourselves and with others. We’ll learn steps to liberate our thinking and reactions so that we transform anger, hurt, guilt, and disappointment into energy and expressions that revitalize our relationships and support our life's journey.

Fri, May 8, 2015 to Sun, May 10, 2015

Fri 7:30 - 9pm, Sat 9:30am - 6pm, Sun 9:30 - 11am

General NVCMindful Communication: Living Compassionately with Others and Ourselves (Killian, PhD, Dian) (West Hartford, CT, United States)

This workshop format will include instruction, stories, role play and experiential exercises and activities. Past participants have found this program life-changing and transformative! Come prepared with situations you would like greater ease, connection and understanding around at work and at home. We warmly welcome everyone to this retreat who desires greater connection with themselves and others. We also invite you to attend the retreat with a friend or family member—sisters, friends, mothers/daughters, fathers/sons, and couples have found it powerful to experience this practice together. Attending the retreat with someone you know, can help you in practicing and applying the model after the weekend.

Sun, May 31, 2015 to Fri, Jun 5, 2015

sunday, May 31st at 8PM - Friday, June 5th at 2

General NVCMore Than a Communication Workshop (Morrison, Jean) (Big Sur, CA, United States)

Whether you are looking for change in your close relationships, your work environment, or your wider world, the principles and practices of Nonviolent Communication (NVC) offer a lifetime of support for living your highest values, and navigating your daily experiences.

Martine and Jean bring over 30 years experience sharing this supportive and engaging process; and are celebrating their 10th year teaching at Esalen. The workshop includes 2, 3-hr sessions per day using a variety of learning and experiential modalities ranging from serious to playful, and thoughtful to spontaneous. Enjoy time for self-reflection, journaling, and individual coaching from our supportive team.




Fri, Sep 11, 2015 to Fri, Sep 18, 2015

Inner work/Spirituality of NVCNear Portland, Oregon -- Living Your Passion, Healing with Compassion (Gonzales, Robert) (Damascus, OR, United States)

"Healing happens in the presence of love. It is the nature of life unfolding."

Unplug from your usual daily routine and give yourself the gift of time for personal exploration, healing and growth. Going beyond the NVC basics, this retreat offers practical and transformative tools for living the fullness of your joy and authenticity.

Sat, Jul 11, 2015 to Sat, Jul 18, 2015

10:00 to 18:00

General NVCNew York NVC intensive (Mosenzon, Yoram) (New York, , United States)

The 12th Annual New York NVC Intensive in peaceful Garrison, NY
11-18 July
With:
Gail Carroll
Nancy Kahn
Paul Merrill
Marie Miyashiro
Yoram Mosenzon


Sat, May 30, 2015 to Sun, May 31, 2015

09:00 to 17:00

General NVCPLYMOUTH, NH, USA: LIVING COMPASSION RETREAT (Shantigarbha, .) (NH, NH, United States)

This retreat is an excellent chance to spend some extended time on retreat and explore compassion. The weekend will be led by visiting Triratna Order member Shantigarbha, an expert in Nonviolent Communication.
The focus of the retreat will be, “How do we really live compassion in our lives?”

Sat, May 16, 2015 to Sun, May 17, 2015

09:00 to 17:00

Conflict ResolutionPortsmouth, NH: Two-Day Transforming Conflict (intermediate) Training (Shantigarbha, .) (Portsmouth, NH, United States)

Do you want to solve inner conflicts, resolve your conflicts with others, and mediate between people in conflict? On this two-day workshop you will practise the skills you've learned in your Basic Training PLUS develop further understanding and skills in the area of conflict.

Fri, Aug 7, 2015 to Sun, Aug 9, 2015

Friday 6-9pm, Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. 9am-4

CouplesRelationships: Clear. Empowered. Together. (Ziola, Kathy) (Denver, CO, United States)

A weekend of experiential learning to support individuals and couples in creating thriving relationships based on authenticity, empathy and loving care. Whether you are currently in a relationship or would like to prepare for your next one, this workshop will help you build skills for successful, harmonious relationships of all kinds.

Thu, Nov 12, 2015 to Sun, Nov 15, 2015

Thurs.: 3:00-9:00 PM. Fri.,Sat.: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM Sun.: 9:30 AM - 3PM

General NVCRequest Intensive (Part 3, of a 3 part residential series) (Bond, Thom) (Rosendale, NY, United States)

Request Intensive
Once we have established our journey to seeing ourselves and the world empathically, requests are how we support our deeper connection to the life in ourselves and others and help others understand the aliveness in themselves and us.

(Pre-requisites include: a minimum of 24 weeks/24 2.5 hour sessions in an NVC Practice Group or an NYCNVC Discovery Weekend PLUS Empathy Intensive PLUS Self-Empathy Intensive or 60 hours NVC training with an NVC Trainer, or equivalent.)

Wed, Jul 29, 2015 to Thu, Aug 6, 2015

TeenRevolutions Retreat: Artistry of Peace (Cadden, Catherine) (Jeffersonville, VT, United States)

OUR DAYS TOGETHER:

Play in the Wild! Animators will share their passions and practices for Being Nonviolence – this could include Nonviolent Communication, skills, history of Nonviolence, art, yoga, Tai Chi, Medicine Poetry, Storytelling, Dance Lodge, and cultural traditions within the group. Participants will be encouraged to lead on topics of their own passionate interest. On our last Thursday of the program, we will perform in a co-created show for a supportive audience to express our understanding of what it means to be leaders for a peaceful, harmonious, and sustainable world.

Thu, Sep 24, 2015 to Sun, Sep 27, 2015

Thurs.: 3:00-9:00 PM. Fri.,Sat.: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM Sun.: 9:30 AM - 3PM

General NVCSelf-Empathy Intensive (Part 2, of a 3 part residential intensive series) (Bond, Thom) (Rosendale, NY, United States)

Self-Empathy Intensive
As we study and practice NVC, we learn that our ability to self-empathize is a requisite skill for living out our NVC consciousness in the world. Deep empathy, dialogue, mediation, teaching NVC, and perhaps most importantly, knowing what we want to do, versus what we think we should do, are all supported by our skills in self-empathy.

(This training is a prerequisite for the Request Intensive Nov 12-15, 2015)

Thu, Aug 20, 2015 to Sun, Aug 23, 2015

17:00 to 15:00

Inner work/Spirituality of NVCSixth Annual East Coast NVC Women’s Retreat (Killian, PhD, Dian) (Ithaca, NY, United States)

The East Coast NVC Women’s Retreat offers a unique opportunity each year for women to learn and deepen their NVC skills and to explore and expand what is available and possible from connecting more deeply with others and themselves.

Sat, May 9, 2015

Saturday, May 9, 2015: 9 am - 4:30 pm

General NVCSpeak Peace in Difficult Conversations: When communication really matters (Warren, Susanna) (Columbus, OH, United States)

Join us for daylong training to discover the life-changing practice of Compassionate Communication. Led by Susanna Warren, this class will help you overcome the most common communication mistakes and communicate authentically at work, home and in your community.

We'll focus on Deep Listening (Empathy), Authentic Self-Expression (Honesty), Gratitude, and how to remain centered when dealing with difficult people or when facing anger.

Sat, Jun 6, 2015

09:30 to 17:00

General NVCSpeaking Peace - Foundations of Nonviolent Communication (Koch-Gonzalez, Jerry) (Keene, NH, United States)

This full day workshop is an introduction to the principles of Nonviolent Communication as developed by Marshall Rosenberg and others worldwide. An experiential workshop on Communicating with Compassion led by Jerry Koch-Gonzalez, Certified Trainer, and Barbara Woods.

Sat, Aug 22, 2015 to Fri, Aug 28, 2015

VariousThe Communication of Yoga: Compassion On and Off the Mat (Macferran, Kathleen) (Helena, , MT, United States)

This week we invite you to bring your body, mind and spirit on retreat to take part in a full-bodied exploration of connection. Gathering in the sacred refuge of the Feathered Pipe Ranch, this is an opportunity to come together in community to focus on discovering how to keep the energy of kindness and compassion present in your connections.
Your guides are Kathleen Macferran and Chiara Guerrieri, who have a shared passion for teaching people how to walk the way of yoga and the compassionate communicator. They weave their wisdom and experience together to offer an integrative approach that can be carried home with you to nurture and strengthen your connections even more so. Together they support you in moving beyond techniques, cultivating new pathways that will become second nature with practice, attention and time.

Throughout the week, you’ll have multiple opportunities to experiment and play, opening your body and inspiring your spirit through movement and breath. Each day Chiara turns your senses inward guiding you through a series of yoga poses chosen for their ability to make room in the body for deeper connections to take root. ‘Kathleen brings well-established principles and skills in communication to explore vibrant relationships with self and others. The Feathered Pipe offers the perfect haven to step into this conversation, making room for your heart to hear what is true and alive in the present moment.

Sun, Jul 19, 2015 to Sun, Jul 26, 2015

15:00 to 12:00

Social ChangeThe Nonviolent Leadership for Social Justice Retreat (Manning, Roxanne) (Calistoga, CA, United States)

Develop both greater critical awareness of the impact of race, ethnicity and social class on communities and individuals, and greater capacity for compassionate, healing connection, personally and interpersonally, with one another across these and other social barriers, as the basis for creating connected, effective, transformative social change.

Sun, Jul 12, 2015 to Sun, Jul 19, 2015

15:00 to 12:00

VariousThe West Coast Intensive in NVC (Manning, Roxanne) (Calistoga, CA, United States)

Get the support you need to transform your life and deepen your NVC knowledge. Join three CNVC - certified trainers with expertise in healing trauma, strengthening relationships, restoring communities and developing NVC leadership. With tracks for both experienced practitioners and NVC newcomers, bring a partner or friend and change your life.

Sun, Oct 18, 2015 to Thu, Oct 22, 2015

General NVCTransform Your Relationships Using Nonviolent Communication (Lasley, Martha) (Stockbridge, MA, United States)

Based on the work of Marshall Rosenberg, author of Nonviolent Communication, and led by two trainers who have cotaught many intensives with Marshall, this program helps you transform how you relate to others—by practicing self-empathy, connecting to the needs of others, and asking for what you want.

Mon, Jul 6, 2015 to Fri, Jul 10, 2015

09:00 to 15:30

YouthWild! Kids Camp for ages 5 -12 (Cadden, Catherine) (Jeffersonville, VT, United States)

Enchanted Forest: We will explore ecomagic, including building fairy villages, creating art with plants from the forest, making herbal crafts and food from the land, plus tracking and connecting with mammals that live at Wild! Heart Refuge.

HOW ABOUT MOMMY AND DADDY?

We like parents to be nurtured and have fun too! That’s why we have a full slate of optional activities during the day for parents and families of Wild! Kids. We will be partnering with nearby yoga teachers and massage therapists so that parents can create special retreat days. Locally, Dharma Door Retreat Center will also offer a Family Dance Jam. In addition, our own Animators Kate Raffin, Jesse Wiens, and Melanie Whitham will offer Nonviolent Communication classes for parents.

Mon, Jul 13, 2015 to Fri, Jul 17, 2015

09:00 to 15:30

YouthWild! Kids Camp for ages 5 -12 (Cadden, Catherine) (Jeffersonville, VT, United States)

Artistry of Peace: We will draw from the theatrical arts, improvisation, storytelling, poetry, dance, song, music, drumming, qigong, yoga, mask-making, painting, and humor to bring alive your own creative spirit!

HOW ABOUT MOMMY AND DADDY?

We like parents to be nurtured and have fun too! That’s why we have a full slate of optional activities during the day for parents and families of Wild! Kids. We will be partnering with nearby yoga teachers and massage therapists so that parents can create special retreat days. Locally, Dharma Door Retreat Center will also offer a Family Dance Jam. In addition, our own Animators Kate Raffin, Jesse Wiens, and Melanie Whitham will offer Nonviolent Communication classes for parents.

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.