Speaking, Living and Sharing Peace (10-month Program)

From $150 usd
Thu Dec 5, 2019, 6:30 PM - Sat Sep 19, 2020, 5:00 PM (EST)
Builders and Remodelers Association, 179 Little Lake Dr., Ann Arbor, MI  

Learn life-changing skills that can dramatically improve the quality of your personal and professional relationships by increasing harmony, trust, and creative problem-solving. Become part of an inclusive and respectful community to help you deepen peace within yourself, in your relationships, and in your world.

In this program, we will provide a place where we can learn and grow in community, and offer a different way to be in the world – where we can be both honest and caring, fierce and tender, and where we can live authentically.

More than just a workshop, or even a series of workshop, this immersion program includes a rich combination of methods and practical tools to support your learning and integration including:

  • Four in-person gatherings (2½ days each).
  • 1-on-1 support session with a trainer.
  • Ongoing empathy support from peers and repeat participants.
  • 90-minute online session (webinar) each month the group does not meet in person.

IN-PERSON GATHERINGS:

  1. December 5 - 7, 2019
  2. February 6 - 8, 2020
  3. May 28 - 30, 2020
  4. September 17 - 19, 2020

TIMES:

  • Thursday: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Friday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

AUDIENCE: Everyone is welcome – this program is an immersive experience that will be meaningful for people who are new to Nonviolent Communication and those with a lot of past experience.

This program is designed to help you:

  • Discover the art and science of deep listening and use empathy to increase trust and connectedness in your relationships.
  • Express yourself honestly and navigate conflict with grace and grit.
  • Dissolve blame you have for others and for yourself.
  • Set yourself up for success when you anticipate having a difficult conversation.
  • Decode hard-to-hear messages so that you can see the deeper meaning without being reactive.
  • Explore how shame and fear can hinder self-acceptance and creativity, and utilize strategies to release shame and fear and heal from their effects
  • Integrate the value of gratitude practice to support well-being and connection with self and others
  • Apply communication tools in a way that comes across as natural and where people see you as being authentic, rather than using a “technique.”
  • Learn how to ask for what you want in a way that inspires others to support you.
  • Develop a personal action plan to operationalize everything you learn.​

Learn more about this event and the host, Great Lakes NVC.

François Beausoleil

Trainer

Irene Bowers

Trainer

Lisa Gottlieb

Trainer
Builders and Remodelers Association, 179 Little Lake Dr., Ann Arbor, MI
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