EVENTS
upcoming
workshops, online courses and retreats


Aotearoa, New Zealand | International
NOVEMBER 2019

ONLINE COURSE **FULLY BOOKED
NATURAL NVC: Living compassion
Mon 4 November - Mon 9 December, 5pm - 7pm (6x 2 hour sessions)
Prerequisite: NVC basic foundation workshop
Online: Zoom (link tbc)
Cost: $180

This 6 week online course will support you to dig beneath the 4 step model of NVC and deepen your understanding of the key concepts and differentiation's - helping you integrate, live and breath a compassionate experience in a NATURAL way. During the 6x 2 hour sessions we will spend time unpacking protective strategies that keep us safe and develop skills to stay fully connected with life.
* This one is for folk who have completed a foundation training and have some experience of the basics and want MORE.

NELSON
Be Real: A Nonviolent Communication workshop
10am - 4pm, Sat 30 Nov-Sun 1 Dec, 2019
Venue: Wellness Movement
Cost: $210 (returning), $250 (p/person), $450 (couple)

Co-facilitated with local Tasman NVC trainer, Irma Jager. This 2 day training is for people new to Nonviolent Communication (NVC) and those with more experience. We will offer an overview of the 4 step model of NVC and focus on the development of empathy skills for those starting, and separate sessions for people wanting to deepen their natural use of NVC and embody the key differentiation's further. Book to confirm your spot (previous training's have booked up well in advance)

FEBRUARY 2020
**This retreat is fully booked.
**Register your interest for future retreat by emailing us.

ŌTAKI GORGE, KĀPITI
RENEW LOVE:
Couples Retreat
Fri 14 February - Sun 16 February,
Venue: Kaitawa Sanctuary, Otaki Gorge
Cost: $750 cabin / $650 glamping (prices p/couple)

This residential retreat will offer 6 couples support and time to reclaim closeness, renew love, and reconnect to a mutual purpose. The program will include individual, couple and group sessions, good food, nature and connection. Various accommodation options are available from cabins to camping, these are booked upon request.


MARCH 2020
**Only 10 spaces left!
ONLINE COURSE

Know Thyself: Living compassion
5pm - 7pm, 2 March - 27 April (9 Monday sessions)
Prerequisite: NVC basic foundation workshop
Online: Zoom (link tbc)
Cost: $180 - $260 (see link below for details)

A 9 week online course that will explore how to live and embody compassion in a real way. You will deepen your understanding, and learn to embody the key principles, of Nonviolent Communication.
Each 2 hour session will have a theme and include group work and individual reflection time. The course covers the cost of a workbook - 'Know Thyself' written by Richard Broadbent.

* PREREQUISITE: The basics of NVC = 1 foundation training (minimum) and 6 months experience.

*** POSTPONED UNTIL 2021***
MANA, COROMANDEL, NZ

'Living in Relationship': Yoga, Nonviolent Communication (NVC), Breathwork Immersion

Mon 2 March – Sun 8 March, 2020
Venue: Mana Retreat Centre, Coromandel, NZ
Cost: Tuition $850 | Meals/Accommodation $830 (different options avail - see link below)

This Immersion is for those who wish to deepen their understanding of Nonviolent Communication (NVC) and explore how body awareness, movement and breathwork can increase the felt sense of presence, empathy, and connection we experience with others and with ourselves. Over the course of six days, Katie, Anna and Rob will share their unique take on NVC as an integrative and embodied life practice. This retreat is co-faciliated with Katie Lane (Yoga Therapist/Teacher Trainer

JULY 2020
MAPUA, NELSON, NZ
'The Great Pause': Retreat for women experiencing menopause

Friday 24 July – Monday 27 July, 2020
Venue: Appleby House, Mapua, Nelson, NZ
Cost: $850-$995 (various accommodation options available)

This retreat is for women who are experiencing any stage of menopause.The focus is on supporting the body, mind, and spirit to find creative and caring ways to be with this new stage of life. Sharing with other women makes the journey less lonely. Themes covered will be nutrition, physical changes, health issues, role in life and identity, sexuality and intimacy, societal pressures, creating supportive networks. The weekend will include movement, yoga, food preparation, nonviolent communication (NVC), sharing circles, meditation, humour and a whole lot of fun! Only 15 spaces, book now!

* Facilitators:
Irma Jager (Nutrition), Anna Groves (Dance/Yoga), Jocelyn Kennedy (NVC).

NOVEMBER 2020
GOLDEN BAY
Alive in the Body, Alive in the Moment: Yoga, NVC, Breathwork 6 day Retreat

5pm Tues 10 November – 3pm Sun 16 November 2020
Venue: Shambhala, Golden Bay
Cost: $1200 (Early Bird) / $1550 (payment plans available)

Over the 6 days of this retreat, we will offer a full foundation training in Nonviolent Communication. Woven into each day will be yoga practices structured to serve the daily components of the NVC learning and provide a resource to integrate and "land" the teachings. Live guitar music offered by Rob will accompany these movement explorations. Breathwork and meditation sessions will be shared daily to further anchor the teachings and support deep and nourishing periods of rest and integration. Co-facilitated with Katie Lane (Yoga Therapist/Teacher Trainer).

Only 19 spaces. Register your interest now - info@katielane.co.nz