Speak Peace: Introduction to Nonviolent Communication

Sunday, October 27, 2019
01:00 pm
4:00 pm
Number of sessions/meetings
Official training hours
3.0 hours
In person

Ann Arbor Library (Malletts Creek Branch)
3090 E Eisenhower Pkwy
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
United States

Main Topic
Beginners / Introduction
Short description
A free 3-hour event that will introduce you to key aspects of Nonviolent Communication (NVC) in a relaxed, interactive, and fun environment: 1) Deep Listening; 2) Authentic Self-Expression; 3) Creating Inner Peace; and 4) Gratitude.
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Join us to learn the basics of Nonviolent Communication (NVC) in a relaxed, interactive, and fun environment. 

Come away with skills and tools you can start to use immediately to overcome communication challenges and deal with difficult situations more effectively. ​

We will touch on the following elements:
Deep Listening: Understanding others with empathy
Authentic Self-Expression: Speaking honestly in a way that leads to connection and creative problem-solving.
Creating Inner Peace: Translating judgments and blame so you sense our common humanity.
Gratitude: Giving and receiving appreciation.

Presented by:

Lisa Gottlieb, MSW, SSW
Certified Trainer with the Center for Nonviolent Communication
Co-founder of Great Lakes NVC.

Cost: Free and open to the public