or read the book!
We are exploring how his insights might lead us to run HCD differently and introducing his concepts to clients who are frustrated with existing systems. If you’d like a conversation on the subject, Kathleen Mojica and Anton Gahol are eager and willing.
*We’ve also been spending quite a bit of time thinking, reading and watching all about non-violent communication. In fact, we purchased special puppet’s to help us along. Elrik’s recommendations on videos you might like to watch are:
The above clip gives an overview of the impact of NVC and touches on the value of communicating and hearing each others feelings and needs such that life and aliveness become present and move into the forefront of peoples experience as they dialog and connect.
This clip demonstrates NVC in action. A woman role-plays a conversation with her ex-husband with founder Marshall Rosenberg. The key distinctions of NVC are all demonstrated in the conversation. You can see how NVC can be used to presence aliveness and restore connection and trust in relationships.
*Rob Schilling has enrolled himself in The Art and Practice of Living Your Authentic Life (http://www.living-your-authentic-life.com/) There are two quotes from their website that are truly wonderful:
“The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.” ― C.G. Jung
“There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly.” – R. Buckminister Fuller
*Cathy Johnson and a few of the other PCC graduates are in India this month studying somatic practices with Wendy Palmer.