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Training Details

Relationships: Clear. Empowered. Together.






In Person




Ziola, Kathy
Shindoll, David

Date and Time

Fri, Jan 26, 2018 to Sun, Jan 28, 2018 — Friday 6-9pm, Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. 9am-5 — Mountain Daylight Time (GMT-6)


The Cloisters

2103 S. Wadsworth Blvd.03 S. Wadsworth Blvd.
Lakewood , Colorado 80227
United States


Learn how to transform your judgments and arguments into understanding and peaceful interactions to meet needs.

Learn how to really listen to your partner and share your understanding.

Learn how to express yourself clearly and with compassion so your partner can hear and respond with care.

Learn how to become heart-fully curious and connected to experience more joy in your relationship.

This is a weekend of experiential learning to support couples and partnerships wanting to create thriving intimate relationships based on authenticity, empathy and loving care. This workshop will help you build skills for successful, harmonious relationships of all kinds.

If you are not currently in an intimate relationship and want to participate, we do welcome you. And we ask that you do come with a partner for the workshop. This can be a friend, family member, or other associate. This will ensure that everyone has someone to interact with for the practices and learning exercises. Thank you for working with us in this regard.

Who is it for

Couples and individuals who want to learn and practice the foundations of Compassionate Communication (NVC) to support intimate relationship. We do request that everyone come with a partner, friend, or learning buddy.

Prerequisite: We suggest that participants read Marshall Rosenberg’s book Nonviolent Communication, attend an introduction to NVC by visiting for a schedule of upcoming events, or listen to a 1-hour Introduction to NVC through


  • Learn to speak your truth clearly
  • Learn and experience the power of deep listening
  • Use challenges as a pathway to intimacy
  • Transform upset into understanding

Registration Investment


What to Bring

Please bring your lunch Saturday and Sunday.
Anything you may need for your comfort.
Light snacks and teas will be provided. You are invited to bring snacks to share.
An open heart and mind.

In consideration of those sensitive to scents and chemicals, including your facilitator, please refrain from using any perfumes or colognes when attending this training. Thank you.

Registration, payment and deposit info.


Checks are preferred. Please send your check made out to David Shindoll, and mail to 3422 Colfax A Place, Denver, CO 80206. Thank you.

Cancellation Policy

If Communication Works cancels the event you will be refunded your full payment.
If you cancel thirty days prior to the start date of a weekend or one day event, you will receive a refund of the full amount.
If you cancel between six and thirty days of the event start date, you will be credited your tuition minus $50 for a full weekend training and your tuition minus $25 for a one day event. The credit will be good toward attending any training event for one year.
If you cancel five days or less prior to the start of the event, your tuition will be retained. Proceeding with registration indicates agreement with this policy. Thank you.
If you would like to use a credit card, please choose the PayPal option when you register.


Communication Works

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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

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