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In-Person Trainings

Tue, May 21, 2019

6:45 PM - 9:00 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.

Sat, May 25, 2019

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Workplace Communication skills-Note the change in date (Cindy Zody) (343 15th Ave Kirkland)

Are you tired of the perpetual struggles at work? Difficult co workers? Boss? Needing some relief and new strategies? This workshop is designed for those desiring more peace and ease in the workplace.

Fri, Jun 7, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:30 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, Jun 12, 2019

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fundamentals of Compassionate (Nonviolent) Communication (Amanda Blaine) (Seattle (exact location TBA))

Do you watch yourself doing the same tired things over and over again in your relationships? Do you have a hunch you could do better, but you can’t quite get yourself to change? Come learn and put into practice a set of accessible tools and skills for more effective communication and better relationships.

Fri, Jun 14, 2019 -
Sun, Jun 16, 2019

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Embodying Nonviolent Communication (David Weinstock) (Synergia Ranch, Santa Fe, NM)

Find your voice ~ Speak your truth ~ Walk your talk At the heart of this course are simple yet deep practices for listening empathically through tough conversations, for finding common ground and for speaking your truth with power and compassion. This requires us to quiet our minds and connect to our hearts and instincts so that they may inform our actions and our words.

Sat, Aug 3, 2019

Arrive August 3rd after 2pm, - Leave August 10th 2 pm
International Vashon Island NVC Family Camp Village 2019 (, Jennifer, Johnny, Marcia, Genevieve, Elana, George, Shawn & Sadie, Anya, Barb & Doug, Guest Trainers, and hopefully Maren/Justin + baby Joon) (Vashon Island)

Family Camp is where fun, connection, support, adventure, learning and transformation come together in a unique immersion training/family vacation experience. Join families and the amazing staff from around the world on our 26-acre family heritage farm with nearby beach access on beautiful Vashon Island, WA.

Wed, Sep 25, 2019

Wednesday evenings 7-9pm, from Sept 25 - Nov 20 (SKIP Oct 30)
ESSENTIALS OF COMPASSIONATE COMMUNICATION 8-WEEK SERIES (Erin Merrihew) (North Seattle)

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 8 sessions of hands-on learning around compassionate, empowering communication!

Notes

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