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In-Person Trainings

Tue, Oct 25, 2016

Tuesdays 7:30-9:00pm, October 25 - December 6 (skip Nov 15)

Join us for 6 weeks of experiential learning to deepen our embodiment of nonviolence in our thoughts, speech, and actions!

Sat, Oct 29, 2016

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
ADAPTING TO CHANGE WORKSHOP (Erin Merrihew) (Northeast Seattle)

Change is an inevitable part of life. And yet, facing transitions can often be disorienting, and harder than expected. Join us to experience a unique process Erin has created that will support you to recognize your habitual ways of reacting, and instead find new ways of adapting that help you cultivate greater strength and hope!

Tue, Nov 1, 2016

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Free Introduction to Nonviolent Communication (Mair Alight) (Vashon Island)

Come with your Curiosity and questions, and let's explore Nonviolent Communication together.

Thu, Nov 10, 2016 -
Sat, Nov 12, 2016

Thur, Nov 10th 7-9:30pm, Fri Nov. 11th 10am-6pm, Sat Nov. 12th 10am-4pm.
THE BLAME-FREE STATE (2-DAY INTENSIVE) (Francois Beausoleil, Erin Merrihew) (North Seattle)

Francois Beausoleil, author of “Blame Free State”, will be in Seattle on Nov. 10-12, offering a two-day "Living in the Blame-Free State" Intensive on the processes he has built to explore what you personally can do to reduce the presence of blame in your life – whether it’s blaming others, yourself or the situation.

Tue, Nov 15, 2016

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.

Tue, Dec 6, 2016

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Free Introduction to Nonviolent Communication (Bob Wentworth) (Vashon Island)

Learn and practice reliable communication skills that can increase your confidence and competence in relating to others in your life.

Thu, Dec 8, 2016

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THE ART OF BOUNDARY-SETTING WORKSHOP (Erin Merrihew) (Northeast Seattle)

How can you set a boundary in an empowered yet caring way? Is it possible to stand your ground around what you want (or don’t want), and still remain open-hearted? Join us for an evening workshop, where we will discuss these questions while exploring the art of boundary setting!

Mon, Jan 23, 2017

6:45 PM - 9:00 PM

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.

Sat, Jan 28, 2017 -
Sun, Jan 29, 2017

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Embodying Nonviolent Communication (David Weinstock) (Bainbridge Island, Wa.)

Personal Practices for Deepening Relationships At the heart of this weekend workshop are skills for listening better through tough conversations, finding common ground and empowering every voice to speak their own truth. Somatic Consensus’ body awareness and intuitive guidance integrated with Nonviolent Communication’s brilliant linguistic skills bring focus and intention to transform self-limiting beliefs, habits, and reactions into resources for healing and connection.


  • 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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