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
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
"I met Marshall for the first time at the last IIT he facilitated in September 2011 after beginning my study of NVC in 2005. The writings of his I had read suddenly came to life for me as this man walked into the room holding a guitar! I… more
lizanatn
I am so very grateful to Marshall for the gifts of NVC.
Nonviolent Communication or Compassionate Communication, came into my life in 2002 and I still marvel with gratitude that it found its way across the seas to a town on the east coast… more
Paulette Bray-Narai
"OOOOh there are so many moments !!
I was walking through my lounge room to have a bath and the TV was on - I caught a glimpse of some news of the kind that I had tried to block out over many years - it was about the slaughter of many… more
kate raffin
I got to experience Marshall's deep empathy work for the first time at the December 2007 IIT in Albuquerque NM. After 6 days, I noticed some old pain was stimulated by something Valentina had said. I talked to her about it, and we agreed… more
James Prieto
"I first heard NVC as Marshall's voice, listening to his book on tape as I drove to Grand Forks ND in the fall of 2004. It was pitch dark on the flat prairie that October night. A few yard lights were twinkling on the horizon and a few… more
Brenda Adams
"Dear Marshall,There's a different quality in each breath I take since the NVC paradigm reframed my world. I wish I could find the words to describe it-- something about more alive and awake, more fluid and full, certainly more grateful… more
kathleen
"I experienced Marshall's tenderness when I first attended an ""NVC trainer's teaching practice"" seminar. I came as one just barely familiar with NVC, as a student to ask questions of the trainers. In the course of several days, one of… more
Leslie Ritter-Jenkin
Using the consciousness and tools you have synthesized, I now have peace in my heart, peace of mind, peace in my body and peace in relationships.  I have so much appreciation for being able to experience life and others using NVC!  Thank… more
Taylor