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In-Person Trainings

Tue, Dec 4, 2018

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
FREE Intro to Compassionate (Nonviolent) Communication (Amanda Blaine) (West Seattle)

Join us for a fun and interactive introduction to Nonviolent Communication, drawing on the recent findings of Interpersonal Neurobiology - the science of how humans thrive in relationship.

Wed, Dec 5, 2018

6:45 PM - 9:00 PM
COMMUNICATING TO CONNECT (Liv Monroe) (Olympia, WA)

A complete introduction to Nonviolent Communication. Join us if you would like some immediately usable tools for resolving conflicts, reducing criticism, defensiveness, blame, shame, misunderstanding and violence, and for increasing respect and hope in your everyday life and in the world.

Sun, Dec 9, 2018

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
SACRED BOUNDARY-SETTING: THE ART OF SAYING NO (Erin Merrihew) (Greenlake/Ravenna)

Boundaries are essential to our emotional wellbeing. Yet as important as boundaries are, setting them is neither simple nor easy! How do we set boundaries in an empowered yet caring way? How do we stand our ground around what we want (or don’t want) and still remain open-hearted? Join us for a day-long deep dive into sacred boundary-setting!

Mon, Jan 7, 2019

In-person sessions 1-5pm on the first Monday of the month, January-June 2019
COMPASSIONATE LEADERSHIP CIRCLE 6-MONTH PROGRAM (Erin Merrihew) (Greenlake/Ravenna)

Are you deeply committed to personal growth and passionate about social justice? Do you see NVC as an essential tool for both? Join this intimate learning group for a 6-month intensive program that will help you strengthen your NVC skills, embody a paradigm of nonviolence, leverage your power to empower the systematically marginalized, and step into greater leadership in your community and life!

Wed, Jan 16, 2019

Wednesday evenings 7-9pm, from January 16 - March 13 (SKIP Feb 13)
ESSENTIALS OF COMPASSIONATE COMMUNICATION 8-WEEK SERIES (Erin Merrihew) (Phinney Ridge)

How would your life improve if you could stay openhearted through conflict? If you could process difficult feelings without isolating or shaming yourself? If you could meet yourself and others with dignity and compassion instead of judgment and blame? Join us for this 8-week series to study and embody the basics of Compassionate Communication in a supportive community of learners!

Mon, Feb 4, 2019

6:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Communicating to Connect (Liv Monroe) (Olympia)

An introduction to Nonviolent Communication (NVC). Join us if you would like to learn the basic intentions of NVC and some immediately usable tools for resolving conflicts, reducing criticism and misunderstanding, and for increasing respect and hope in your everyday life and in the world.

Thu, Mar 21, 2019

6:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Communicating to Connect (Liv Monroe) (Olympia Washington)

An introduction to Nonviolent Communication (NVC). Join us if you would like to learn the basic intentions of NVC and some immediately usable tools for resolving conflicts, reducing criticism and misunderstanding, and for increasing respect and hope in your everyday life and in the world.

Tue, May 21, 2019

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Communication to Connect (Liv Monroe) (Olympia)

An introduction to Nonviolent Communication (NVC). Join us if you would like some immediately usable tools for resolving conflicts, reducing criticism, defensiveness, blame, shame, misunderstanding and violence, and for increasing respect and hope in your school, work, family, community and in the world.

Notes

  • In-Person Trainings involve meeting together, but without overnight accommodations, even if the event spans multiple days. 
    Residential Intensives include overnight accommodations. 
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