Great Lakes NVC. Created by Joy By Design


Participants in our intensive programs have increased skills and mastery of
communication and connection through shared understanding, through the use of
empathy, authentic self-expression, shared goals, and practical problem-solving tools.
Speaking, Living and Sharing Peace
10-month Nonviolent Communication program in Ann Arbor, MI


Learn life-changing skills that can dramatically improve the quality of your personal and professional relationships by increasing harmony, trust, and creative problem-solving. Become part of an inclusive and respectful community to help you deepen peace within yourself, in your relationships, and in your world.

More than just a workshop, or even a series of workshop, this immersion program includes a rich combination of methods and practical tools to support your learning and integration including:

  • Four in-person gatherings (2½ days each).

  • 1-on-1 support session with a trainer.

  • Ongoing empathy support from peers and repeat participants.

  • 90-minute webinar each month the group doesn't meet in person.

GATHERINGS: (Thursday 6:30 pm -> Saturday 5:00 pm)

  • December 5-7, 2019

  • February 6-8, 2020

  • May 28-30, 2020

  • September 17-19, 2020


TRAINERS: Irene Bowers, François Beausoleil & Lisa Gottlieb

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