Worldwide, NVC is used to mediate disputes and conflicts at all levels.
Every moment each human being is doing the best we know at that moment to meet our needs.
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Resistance, defensiveness, and violent reactions are minimized.
Some people use NVC to respond compassionately to themselves, some to create greater depth in their personal relationships, and still others to build effective relationships at work or in the political arena.
NVC encourages the expression of appreciation solely for celebration.
If I'm using Nonviolent Communication I never, never, never hear what somebody thinks about me. The truth is that when somebody's telling you what's wrong with you, the truth is they have a need that isn't getting met. Life-Enriching Education is based on the premise that the relationship between teachers and students, the relationships of students with one another, and the relationships of students to what they are learning are equally important in preparing students for the future.Life-Enriching Education: an education that prepares children to learn throughout their lives, relate well to others, and themselves, be creative, flexible, and venturesome, and have empathy not only for their immediate kin but for all of humankind To practice NVC, it's critical for me to be able to slow down, take my time, to come from an energy I choose, the one I believe that we were meant to come from, not the one I was programmed into.I start the day with a remembering of where I want to be.When we express our needs indirectly through the use of evaluations, interpretations, and images, others are likely to hear criticism.When people hear anything that sounds like criticism, they tend to invest their energy in self-defense or counterattack.