Wise Speech Retreat: Waking Up Together

with Donald Rothberg and Oren Jay Sofer •  Deepen insight and self-understanding •  Train the heart to find balance when challenged •  Learn practical tools for effective dialogue Non-Residential Retreat Dates: August 20 - 25, 2019, 9am-5pm daily Sliding Scale: $350 Registration fee + donation to teachers. Registration fees are set low in...

Summer practice & coaching, 6-week series (Tuesdays)

Regular tuition $480; Scholarship rate (when available) $350 6 Tuesdays, June 25 through July 30, 2019, 6:30pm-8:30pm COURSE DESCRIPTION Let's make your NVC work!  Bring your real life situations, those conversations you wish you could have.  We'll apply the principles, consciousness and tools of Nonviolent Communication. To help...

Empowered Communication, 5-weeks (Mondays)

$600  regular tuition; $400 scholarship rate (when available) 5 Mondays, June 24 through July 22, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm.   Never again will you believe that a person is too hard to work with, a decision too complicated to make, or a conversation too difficult to have.       ~...

Empowered Communication, 5-weeks (Tuesdays)

CLASS NOW FULL.  PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER FOR THE NEXT EMPOWERED COMMUNICATION SERIES STARTING MONDAY, JUNE 24th. Sliding scale:  $600 regular tuition; $400 scholarship rate (when available) 5 Tuesdays, May 14 through June 11, 2019 "Never again will you believe that a person is too hard to work...

NVC Next Step, 5-wks (Mondays)

DATES:  5 Mondays, May 6th through June 10th, 2019  (We will skip May 27th, Memorial Day.)   Powerful. Powerful. Powerful. Some of the most useful tools, concepts and skills that I can immediately apply to my work and life.                ...

Spring practice group, 4-weeks (Tuesdays)

Regular tuition $350; Scholarship rate $250 (when available) 4 Tuesdays, April 9 thru 30, 2019, 6:30pm-8:30pm COURSE DESCRIPTION Bring your real life situations, and we will apply the principles, consciousness and tools of Nonviolent Communication. Learn from your own situations and from those of classmates.  We'll use empathy, role...

Empowered Communication, 5-weeks (Mondays)

$600 regular tuition; $400 scholarship rate (when available) 5 Mondays, March 25 thru April 22, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm. Never again will you believe that a person is too hard to work with, a decision too complicated to make, or a conversation too difficult to have.       ~ S....

The BayNVC Immersion Program 2019

Nonviolent Communication is about more than what you say. It’s about developing internal resources to realize our potential and live in line with our values. It’s about showing up authentically and compassionately in all circumstances, learning to care more fully for ourselves and for others, and transforming moments...

Convergent Facilitation: Introduction & Deepening Practice

Workshop meets 10am-4pm daily Working and decision-making in groups and teams doesn’t have to be a struggle The Convergent Facilitation workshop teaches you - without sacrificing productivity - how to make decisions that tap into a group’s shared purpose and that everyone truly supports. You can move...

Convergent Facilitation: Train-the-Trainer

Please note this workshop track is for participants who have experience in Convergent Facilitation and are interested in learning how to train others to use the model. If you are just beginning or fairly new to Convergent Facilitation we encourage you to take the Introduction...

Empowered Communication, 5-weeks (Mondays)

$600 regular tuition; $400 scholarship rate (when available) 5 Mondays, February 4 thru March 11, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm.  We will skip class on February 18, Presidents' Day. Never again will you believe that a person is too hard to work with, a decision too complicated to make, or a...