Celebrate Marshall

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I remember the moment. August 27, 2000. Kelly Bryson was standing in front of the spiritual center where I was a minister. I looked at my watch, thinking "Oh, gag me with a spoon! I'm now going to waste two hours of my life watching a… more
Mair Alight
Dear Marshall,
What a joy to have a way to communicate with you and express my deep love and gratitude. Nonviolent Communication has taught me to do God's work on earth -- to aspire to embody and teach unconditional love for all. For a… more
Myra Walden
"After 9/1/2001 happened, I tried to understand why our ""diplomacy"" and problem solving methods were NOT working. I tried to find what books diplomats used during their training. I was astonished at what I did NOT find........BUT, I… more
Diana
Dear Marshall, i thank you from the depth of my heart for meeting you. When i heard you speaking about feeling and needs it was like a long missed message for me ... and like a coming home. The days we had together are precious pearls in… more
Edith Sauerbier
Marshall, Your work has been a major influence in changing my ability to navigate my life. It has increased my ability to be more gentle with myself and with others. It has inspired me to stretch, to create materials and experiment with… more
Roz Adams
"Dear Marshall, when I first met you in 1998 I was a shy and insecure person, finding it difficult to engage in open conversations. I could handle speaking with 1-2 other people at a time.Now thanks to what I learned from you I am giving… more
Kirsten Kristensen
I first met Marshall when I was studying at Webster University in Geneva Switzerland in 1988-89. Our psychology professor, Barry Childers brought Marshall to do a one-day workshop with us. I was mesmerized by this man who could approach… more
Aileen McKenna
Dear Marshall,
the first contact with NVC was reading a book about NCV. This new language inspire me to learn more. So I attend several trainings und my life began to changed. In 2004 I met you in Steyerberg. I remember the singing with… more
Gabi Klenke
"When I married into an already made family of 5 children, ages 6-16, and their natural mother was not happy. Soon after 9/11/2001 I moved out, thinking that I just didn't want to live with people that would not have cared if I had been in… more
Alicia Nowicki
It was on a IIT in Orchidea Lodge. Marshall was teaching 4 doublehour lessons every day. During lunchbrake we had taken naps or a walk to recover. When coming back for the afternoonsession, we found marshall saying goodbye to a young man.… more
Susanne Kraft
I remember the time in 1996 when I heard Marshall say he believed everyone's needs could be met. Everyone on the planet! I was stunned. I believed him. I still do. That's why NVC gives me hope.
Selene Aitken
In 2001, Marshall came to speak in Victoria, BC, where I was living and working as an attachment parenting and unschooling counselor and author. Although numerous friends urged me to attend, I hesitated, not sure if it would be worth my… more
Jan Hunt