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Inner and Outer Dimensions of Transformation 

by Robert Gonzales 

Robert Gonzales


In the work of Living Compassion, there are the inner dimensions of cultivating self-compassion and living life in fullness.  And, there is the outer dimension of how we live in the world and in all our relationships with compassion and full 

Robert Gonzales -Transforming Core Beliefs
Robert Gonzales -Transforming Core Beliefs


As we deepen into self-

compassion and the work of  

inner transformation occurs, we become more aware of blockages that keep us from acting in integrity with our deepest values and authentically communicating with others.  


The practices I share focus on transforming life-alienating core beliefs and identities that reveal an unfolding of the precious life held under and through our vulnerability.  


Watch video of Robert supporting a woman to shift her negative belief from resisting self-care to embracing it! 

Last Chance To Register...

Living Compassion with Robert Gonzales

5-day Retreat - May 21-25   Register    3-day Workshop -May 27-29   Register

Living Compassion is about bringing our full authentic selves into the space of relationships

with mutual honesty and compassion. CEUs available.   

Each event is limited to 50 participants. Seats are filling up!


Global Collaboration GreenMaking Collaboration Real-Empowering the Workplace

Retreat and Optional Year-Long Program  

with Miki Kashtan and Martha Lasley   May 9-13, 2011 

Nonviolent communication is a revolutionary way to create and sustain a culture of shared partnership. Communicating with compassion and authenticity in the workplace inspires team members to actualize their full potential and supports productivity, high morale, and trust. Join us on May 9th! Register

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Foundations 1 Course Starts May 11th!

Join Nancy Kahn - Every Wednesday, May 11-June 2, 6:45pm-9:15pm Register Now! 

Jared Finkelstein

Family Agreements

with Jared Finkelstein - Thursday, May 12, 2011, 6:45pm-9:15pm 

Families that make agreements in the spirit of true partnership are very likely to experience greater connection, ease, and love in daily life. Learn a process for creating agreements that fosters trust and understanding. Register

Bob YamtichNVC for Asperger Adults

with Bob Yamtich - Thursday, May 29, 2011, 2:00pm-4:00pm 

How can the social skills practices of Nonviolent Communication serve a person on the Asperger spectrum? A combination of mini-lessons, live modeling, and active practice will help participants get an introduction to NVC. Register 


Miki Kashtan

"Dialogue and Nonviolence" -Miki Kashtan  

I have often reminded others (and myself in the process) that our commitment to nonviolence is only tested when people do things we don't like. How are we going to respond when we see an individual, a leader, a group, or even a nation, acting in ways that are not aligned with what we want to see happen in the world?  

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Be A Resource

Be a Resource for Your Community 

with Miki Kashtan   Friday, June 3, 4:30-6:30 PM    

Would you like to become a resource within your community? Learn to develop the capacity to stay present in challenging situations and to reflect your understanding regardless of what you hear.  Register!


Introducing: The NVC Multimedia Library

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BayNVC is committed to bringing you affordable and accessible ways to learn the life-enriching skills of Nonviolent Communication, including partnering with the

NVC Academy to use online learning technology to bring the NVC classroom right to you.


This month, the NVC Academy has launched an exceptional and affordable new program we wanted to be sure you knew about. For as little as $15.00 USD per month, you can access 150+ self-paced NVC learning resources from 25+ NVC trainers from around the world -- including Miki Kashtan, Inbal Kashtan, Roxy Manning and John Kinyon-- right from the comfort of home!

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Be among the first 100 subscribers to the NVC Multimedia Library by 5/15/11

and you'll be entered to win a one-year Premium Subscription OR a $250 gift certificate toward the purchase of a future NVC Academy telecourse! Check it out!
Grass Valley Family Camp

NVC Family Camp

With Jared Finkelstein, Grass Valley, June 18 - 25, 2011

Imagine bringing the transformations you've experienced with Nonviolent Communication (NVC) to your whole family!  Learn More    


Join Jared Finkelstein, Sura Hart and Jean Morrison,  July 26 -July 31,2011 

TEACH FOR LIFE! draws educators from around the world to come together in a living laboratory to create a Compassionate Classroom. Come to learn, play and co-create! More info 

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