Nonviolent Communication Model

Modes of Communication Nonviolent Communication highlights three modes of communication: honest self-expression, empathic listening, and empathic self-connection. At the heart of everything is empathic self-connection. This is about connecting to…

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Becoming Aware of Shoulds

"So, is that for people who have anger management problems?" It's a question I often hear when I tell people I teach Nonviolent Communication (NVC). There are a lot of…

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Clarity Around Feelings

I am excited as I start this note, because I’d like to offer an idea I hope you’ll find helpful. I’m also nervous, because I want to find a way…

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Parenting and NVC

Parents dream of family harmony, cooperative, well-behaved children poised to thrive in life, and warm, loving relationships. Yet, in most families, power struggles and conflict often seem to get in…

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