Training Details

10th Annual NVC Conference


All Levels


General NVC


In Person




Sorrow, Rodger
Manske, Jori
Manske, Jim
Haskvitz, Sylvia
Mackenzie, Mary
Walton, Anne
Aguilar, Lorraine

Date and Time

Fri, May 12, 2017 to Sun, May 14, 2017 — Fri, May 12, 7 pm - 9 pm, Sat, May 13, 9 am - 5 pm and Sun, May 14, 9 am - 4 p — Pacific Daylight Time (GMT-7)


SBCC Center for Lifelong Learning

Wake Campus
300 N Turnpike Road
Santa Barbara, California 93111
United States


The Nonviolent Communication work of Dr Marshall Rosenberg is well known around the world.  Santa Barbara City College's Center for Lifelong Learning and Choose Connection are pleased to present the TENTH ANNUAL NVC Conference in Santa Barbara for one evening and two days of introductory, intermediate and in-depth sessions. 

The weekend begins with a FREE NVC Introduction Friday evening. Then Saturday will offer mini keynote addresses by Certified Trainers, Mary Mackenzie, Lorraine Aguilar, Jori and Jim Manske from Maui, Anne Walton, Sylvia Haskvitz, Rodger Sorrow and NVC presenter Shoshana Wheeler.  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).  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. 

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Lead Trainer: Rodger Sorrow, Certified Trainer with CNVC.

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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
  • Parenting with NVC
  • Intimate Relationships
  • NVC for Change Agents - Organizational and Social
  • Intro to NVC
  • Working with Anger
  • Power Dynamics
  • NVC as a Spiritual Path
  • Listening with Empathy
  • Skill building with games

Registration Investment

Fri evening NVC Introduction is free.
$75 for Saturday or Sunday or both. This also applies to walk-ins.

Lunch is available for $10 each day. Order must be placed by Wed, May 10th at 12pm at with password

What to Bring

Pen and paper to write with. Picnic blanket, chairs, umbrella to enjoy your lucnch outside.

Registration, payment and deposit info.

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Pay $75 fee with credit card online.


More Info

The Center for Nonviolent Communication
9301 Indian School Rd NE Suite 204
Albuquerque, NM 87112-2861 USA
Tel: +1.505.244.4041 | Fax: +1.505.247.0414 | US Only: 800 255 7696

NEW fundraising opportunity for US residents.