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The 4-Part Nonviolent Communication Process

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Learning Tool • N/A • 1999
Introductory Skill Level
Learning Tool
N/A
1999

There are four components to the Nonviolent Communication (NVC) model, as developed by Marshall Rosenberg, PhD. The 4-Part NVC Process can guide you to express how you are, or they can be used to empathically receive how another is.


Dialogue with Extended Family

Audio • 1 hour, 14 minutes • 02/28/2014
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
1 hour, 14 minutes
02/28/2014

Many families are far more complex and varied than they used to be. In this recording, Miki works with participants, focusing on specific challenges they’re facing with family members. Listen In.


Balancing All Needs as a NVC Facilitator (yours, individuals members and in a group)

Video • 1 hour, 36 minutes • 05/12/2018
Intermediate Skill Level
Video
1 hour, 36 minutes
05/12/2018

Ever wondered how to balance everyone’s needs when leading a NVC group? In the first part of the video, Mary shares tips how to balance the facilitator's, the individuals members' and the group's needs. In the second part, Mary talks about transparency as a facilitator - what does it mean, what does it look like and how to be transparent in a way that is supportive for the group.


New Year's Revolutions - For a Change

Trainer Tip • 2 - 3 minutes • 1/2006
Beginner Skill Level
Trainer Tip
2 - 3 minutes
1/2006

Here's a four step exercise applying a needs-based approach to effective goals, habits and New Year's Resolutions.


Mediate Your Life: Resolving Internal Conflicts (Part 5)

Audio • 1 hour, 19 minutes • 10/28/2014
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
1 hour, 19 minutes
10/28/2014

If you wish you could stay more centered and present in the face of difficult or demanding situations, this course will provide some powerful tools for you. In this session, join John and Ike as they review the Chooser-Educator Process (C-E) and demonstrate the "Barriers in the Chairs" process to help you get beyond the obstacles that keep you from your goals.


Sharing Power

Audio • 39 minutes • 12/29//2010
Beginner Skill Level
Audio
39 minutes
12/29//2010

Jim and Jori discuss sharing power through exploring our experience of having and not having power, how we make choices about our power and examining our relationship to power itself.


Privacy vs. Secrecy & Boundaries

Article • 3 - 5 minutes • 9/2018
Intermediate Skill Level
Article
3 - 5 minutes
9/2018

What's the real reason you choose to talk about something or not? "Privacy" can become a misplaced label that's used to hide harmful behaviour. Secrets typically come from reactivity -- and can carry shame, fear or threat of harm, and take a toll. And yet, if something private gets mislabeled as a "secret" it can also trigger shame and fear. The key to all this may be in relating to privacy from a place of clear differentiation, boundaries, agency, care and discernment.


Staying Present in the Face of Conflict

Trainer Tip • 1-2 minutes • 09/13/2013
Beginner Skill Level
Trainer Tip
1-2 minutes
09/13/2013

Jim and Jori offer a tip to stay present in the face of our reactivity to witnessed conflict.


Workplace Series: Turning a Mandatory Meeting Into a Collaboration

Audio • 8 minutes • 10/2008
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
8 minutes
10/2008

Miki works with a course participant to transform begrudging attendance at a mandatory meeting into the possibility for collaboration, more connection where little is expected and focus on clarity of purpose for meeting in the first place.


Needs Cards

Learning Tool • 1 - 2 minutes • 1/2010
Beginner Skill Level
Learning Tool
1 - 2 minutes
1/2010

Print-and-cut these 71 needs cards for one-on-one, partner or group activities, to help support the pratice of empathy. Includes nine blank cards for you to customize.