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People find confrontation inspirational when done with full compassion and intention to support. To do this, transform your own judgments or distress, come with useful content plus spot-on timing, and the best interests of the receiver in mind. Read on for questions you can ask yourself in preparation for this, and more.

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  • Skill Level Beginner Skill Level
  • Duration 7 - 10 minutes
  • Date Added 11/2010
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  • Payee Martha Lasley
  • Points 2
  • Multi Trainer Num 1
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Getting "feel good" empathy can become an addiction. Even to the point of seeing people who don't offer empathy as "not being NVC". Rachelle urges us to notice how this view of NVC can be seductive, and even dangerous. In this article, she explains how we can expand our compassionate awareness when we go beyond equating NVC with harmony and empathy. She asks us to become more open to noticing others' experiences even if it challenges our personal and collective belief systems -- and especially when it upsets us to consider it.

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  • Skill Level Beginner Skill Level
  • Duration 10 - 15 minutes
  • Date Added 03/2018
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  • Payee Rachelle Lamb
  • Points 4
  • Multi Trainer Num 1
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Whether we have more or less power and privilege, anything without liberation for all is within patriarchal separation, and will continue cycles of oppression. To liberate ourselves and one another we need to increase our collective capacity through developing related knowledge, skills, research; build an understanding of patriarchal roots; confront lovingly; co-hold dilemmas about privilege; co-shape outcomes; etc.

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  • Skill Level Advanced Skill Level
  • Duration 22 - 31 minutes
  • Date Added 1/17/2023
  • Premium Members

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  • Payee NGL
  • Points 9
  • Multi Trainer Num 1
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