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Compassionate Parenting NVC Level One Six-week Course

How do you stay present and grounded with your children?

By Gesine Schrader

AUDIENCE: beginner

Friday, Sep 08, 2023 10:30 AM —
Friday, Oct 20, 2023 12:45 PM

When it comes to getting out of the door, bedtimes, sharing toys and household chores,  do your good intentions as a parent go out of the window? How do you stay present and grounded with your children, even when the pressure is on?

About the Course

  • Introduces you to the steps of the Nonviolent Communication (NVC) process for listening to your child, connecting with yourself, and self-expression.
  • Gives you sufficient information and practice to start using NVC in your family life.
  • Is run in an experiential style working with examples from participants’ own lives.
  • Is a recognised stepping stone to further NVC training.
  • Once you have attended this course you will be eligible to attend our Level Two/Intermediate courses.

When and Where

Six Fridays: 8, 15, 22 and 29 September; (skip 6 October), 13 and 20 October 2023, 10.30 am- 12:45 pm, UK time.

This is an online course. We will invite you to six online calls, using a platform called Zoom.

In the spirit of Gift Culture

Please see website for our requests.


  • Family and Interpersonal Relationships
Children take on the colour of the water that they swim in. Whatever colour the water is, that's the colour they take on. ~ Shantigarbha