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This regular weekly meetup nurtures Empathy skills through a shared 30 min lesson and 90 minutes of practice. Our group is moderated by an NVC (Compassionate Communication) trainer with 25 years of experience. We long to share the transformative power of Empathy and compassion. Come and learn the lessons and how-to of respectful understanding in a safe and inclusive community.

Upcoming events (5+)

Austin NVC (Compassionate Communication) Sunday Connection

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Join us in learning and sharing the power NVC (Compassionate Communication), the work of Marshall Rosenberg. We explore materials related to understanding language, emotion, universal human needs, compassion, requests, observation, and judgment. We support self-compassion and tools for interpersonal understanding and relationship. When is the last time you asked the question: "how could I make life more wonderful?" Our group has met regularly for more than 25 years and 1400+ Sundays. $20 contribution requested. See: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GQn6Eou5fbNTI5Sm6LGmKyUEjChdrqdquKSY0f-0tNM/

Monday NVC (Compassionate Communication) Practice Meeting

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Our Monday Meeting shares group learning on NVC (Nonviolent Communication/Compassionate Communication) topics, and uses ideas and empathy skills. Our practice is moderated by Elly van Laar (http://ellyvanlaar.com/) or her guest. Topics include self-connection, mindfulness, empathy, emotional responsibility, observation, listening for feelings and needs behind a judgment. We find this learning a continuous practice well served by sharing a community. Come join us! $20 donation accepted. Our groups have met more than 4000 times over the last 25 years. See: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GQn6Eou5fbNTI5Sm6LGmKyUEjChdrqdquKSY0f-0tNM/

Austin NVC (Compassionate Communication) Sunday Connection

Location visible to members

Join us in learning and sharing the power NVC (Compassionate Communication), the work of Marshall Rosenberg. We explore materials related to understanding language, emotion, universal human needs, compassion, requests, observation, and judgment. We support self-compassion and tools for interpersonal understanding and relationship. When is the last time you asked the question: "how could I make life more wonderful?" Our group has met regularly for more than 25 years and 1400+ Sundays. $20 contribution requested. See: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GQn6Eou5fbNTI5Sm6LGmKyUEjChdrqdquKSY0f-0tNM/

Monday NVC (Compassionate Communication) Practice Meeting

Austin NVC Community

Our Monday Meeting shares group learning on NVC (Nonviolent Communication/Compassionate Communication) topics, and uses ideas and empathy skills. Our practice is moderated by Elly van Laar (http://ellyvanlaar.com/) or her guest. Topics include self-connection, mindfulness, empathy, emotional responsibility, observation, listening for feelings and needs behind a judgment. We find this learning a continuous practice well served by sharing a community. Come join us! $20 donation accepted. Our groups have met more than 4000 times over the last 25 years. See: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GQn6Eou5fbNTI5Sm6LGmKyUEjChdrqdquKSY0f-0tNM/

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