We announce with great sadness the death of one of our co-founders,
Inbal Kashtan, 1965-2014

Donations in Inbal's memory can be made here.


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We have free resources to introduce you to the ideas and practices of Nonviolent Communication: We hope these will inspire you to come to our classes and retreats and find how NVC can enhance your life, whether at home, work, volunteering, social change activism, or with friends.

Check out upcoming classes in the green column at right and on our calendar. Find all our classes and retreats through the links at left.

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September 2014

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The application process for the next Parent Peer Leadership Program (beginning in October 2014) is now open!
Empathy Coaching Teleseries with Empathy Coach
Mair Alight, CNVC Certified Trainer
Mondays Wednesdays or Thursdays
Join Miki Kashtan's innovative year-long program Leveraging Your Influence Using NVC. In Oakland. Join any time.

Communication Dojo: Working Together to Connect
4-week series - open to all
Starts Oct 21 in San Francisco
with Newt Bailey
SPECIAL FOCUS: Empathy - giving & receiving
It IS possible to dramatically transform the way you communicate! Join Miki Kashtan’s newest four-part telecourse, The Art and Craft of Dialogue.
Nonviolence: “It’s Not Just About Compassion and Love.” Click here to hear Miki Kashtan in a profoundly inspiring and provocative interview with Alan Seid from Social Change Telesummit.
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