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Everyone is welcome to the NVC Community; By Jim Manske

November 20th, 2018|Categories: Compassionate Communication, Needs Awareness, Uncategorized|

For the last several years, the Center for Nonviolent Communication has been building a new organization and visioning the global NVC Community. I enjoyed working [...]

Why Do We Have Feelings; By Jim Manske

November 9th, 2018|Categories: Compassionate Communication, Conflict resolution, Conflict Resolution Skills, Uncategorized|

Imagine it was your job to operate a complex piece of machinery, for example being the pilot of an aircraft. As the pilot, you have [...]

On the Punishment and the Protective Use of Force; by Jim Manske

October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Compassionate Communication, Conflict resolution, Social and Emotional Learning|

For me, distinctions about "the protective use of force" seem one of the concepts most likely to be misunderstood and misused in NVC. We make [...]

Being Present with Feelings; by Jim Manske

September 24th, 2018|Categories: Classes, Compassionate Communication, Conflict resolution, Conflict Resolution Skills, Conflict Resolution Tools, Empathy Development, Social and Emotional Learning, Uncategorized|

  I remember the first time I saw a kaleidoscope. I felt awed by the ever-changing, unique patterns that materialized and disappeared as I manipulated [...]

N>N>N>N Four Skills of Self-Empathy; by Jim Manske

September 10th, 2018|Categories: Compassionate Communication, Conflict resolution, Empathy Development, Self-Empathy, Social and Emotional Learning|

Notice Name Need Now Here’s a quick self-empathy tool you can try, an homage to the 14th letter of the English alphabet, the letter N. [...]

Compassion & Empathy; By Jaya Manske

September 5th, 2018|Categories: Compassionate Communication, Conflict resolution, Conflict Resolution Skills, Empathy Development, Self-Empathy, Social and Emotional Learning|

There is a cost to compassion and empathy. When everything, all your love, all your care, all your passion is extended outward, there is an [...]

Why does NVC focus on direct experience rather than creating a new belief system? By Jim Manske

August 24th, 2018|Categories: Compassionate Communication, Conflict resolution, Empathy Development, Maui NVC, Needs Awareness, Self-Empathy, Social and Emotional Learning|

For me, I am learning that thinking (beliefs), although useful for 3 outcomes*, often gets in the way of realizing the connection that is always [...]

Please” or “Thank You” by Jim Manske

August 8th, 2018|Categories: Empathy Development, NVC, Self-Empathy, Social and Emotional Learning, Uncategorized|

Marshall Rosenberg taught me that all communication boils down to us saying either “please” or “thank you”. Seems like most of what “we” post on Facebook or [...]

Judgment and Insight

June 26th, 2018|Categories: Classes, Compassionate Communication, Conflict resolution, Conflict Resolution Skills, Empathy Development, Self-Empathy, Social and Emotional Learning|

In my experience, I almost always judge a person or situation because I would judge myself in the same way if I behaved that way. [...]

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