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Maui Classes List

February 28th, 2017|Categories: Classes|

Nonviolent Communication Classes on Maui Offerings this week of April 24, 2017: (for more info click on blue links or reply here) MONDAY:  The [...]

Mindfulness as an effective solution to teacher burnout has recently been established

January 5th, 2017|Categories: Empathy Development|

In this NPR article by Cory Turner, featuring a study conducted by Patricia Jennings, “...The teachers who received mindfulness training ‘showed reduced psychological distress and [...]

Applying the Lessons with Instant Results

January 4th, 2017|Categories: Parenting Classes|

"At an NVC parenting class I recently attended, I had the opportunity to go over an exchange that I had with my two year old [...]

What do you do when the bottom falls out?

December 14th, 2016|Categories: Empathy Development|

On Jim Manske's Radical Compassion blog, Rick Hanson writes that “it takes heart to live in even ordinary times,” and goes on to describe simple [...]

My Restorative Practices Playshop Experience

December 14th, 2016|Categories: Empathy Development|

This past weekend, Jim and Jori Manske put on a playshop on Restorative Solutions and Nonviolent Communication. That was December 9, 10 and 11th. It [...]

Empathy Stories – just in time for the holidays

December 5th, 2016|Categories: Empathy Development|

Greetings, friends, We are excited to announce Empathy Stories, edited by Mary Goyer, has been released just in time for the holidays. This inspiring book [...]

Tips for a peaceful Thanksgiving

November 24th, 2016|Categories: Nonviolent Communication|

Greetings friends, And warm wishes on this national holiday of gratitude! To support peace and connection this Thanksgiving, please consider these tips for navigating your [...]

Teaching empathy in schools

August 31st, 2016|Categories: Empathy Development|

Children in Denmark learn empathy in school, beginning in kindergarten. What could we learn from their practices? Anyone anywhere who has children learns quickly this [...]

The importance of teaching empathy to preschoolers

August 14th, 2016|Categories: Empathy Development|

Even very young children can learn empathy, and their lives, and the lives of their families and peers, will be better for it. In “The [...]