The Purpose of Nonviolent Communication
IN-DEPTH VIDEOS, 21 May 2018
Nonviolent Communication (NVC) is based on the principles of nonviolence– the natural state of compassion when no violence is present in the heart.
NVC begins by assuming that we are all compassionate by nature and that violent strategies—whether verbal or physical—are learned behaviors taught and supported by the prevailing culture. NVC also assumes that we all share the same, basic human needs, and that each of our actions are a strategy to meet one or more of these needs.
People who practice NVC have found greater authenticity in their communication, increased understanding, deepening connection and conflict resolution. Marshall Rosenberg pioneered the way for the nonviolent communication movement which now has a presence in over 65 countries around the world. https:/www.cnvc.org/
Part 1 Features Audio Excerpts from One of Rosenberg’s 3-Hour Presentations
Watch the Full Video in Part 2
This article originally appeared on Transcend Media Service (TMS) on 21 May 2018.
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