Nonviolent NZ Communities

Bringing Authentic and Compassionate Communication to Individuals, Communities and Organisations 

Based on the work of Marshall B. Rosenberg and the Centre of Nonviolent Communication and

Daniel Goleman and Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations

SEMINAR Introduction to Nonviolent Communication (NVC)


  • Nonviolent Communication. What is it?
  • The Freedom of Choice
  • Giving and Receiving Empathy
  • Seeing the Humanity behind Tragic Behaviour
  • Four ways of Listening 


Camelia PETRUS

(PGDip. Psychology, NVC, NLP, Counselling), Member of NVC Aotearoa

Who is this seminar for (not limited to):

  • Project managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Police Commanders and Area Managers
  • Department of Correction
  • School Principals and Administrators
  • Organisations dealing with Domestic Violence
  • Executives in the public sector

Group Size:

Maximum 20 when delivered in person

Length: 90 minute


  • In person: B:Hive Building, Takapuna, Auckland
  • Online



Afterwards you'll understand WHAT IT TAKES to:

  • Be compassionate in the midst of a disagreement
  • Have an experience of giving and receiving empathy.
  • Be clear about what motivates your choices
  • Translating judgmental thinking that gets in the way of peaceful outcomes.
  • A clear map of where people are at in conflict.
  • Identify the four stages of conflict.