BIPOC: Intro to Decolonizing Non-Violent Communication

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This event is for self-identified people of color. To attend the August 24th 6:30-8:30pm PT event open to all communities click here. Please register by 6:30pm on Saturday August 22nd.

Using a trauma-informed and decolonial lens, this workshop will explore how Non-Violent Communication fits within the context of systemic oppression and radical-relational change. This introductory workshop will provide a concrete framework for exploring and navigating conflict within your own life in addition to practical tools to deepen skills for empathy towards self and other.

Workshop agenda will include:
Somatic grounding activity
Understanding Non-Violent Communication with a decolonial framework
Small group discussions
Experiential activity to expand empathy and deepen somatic awareness
This is an introductory level class. All participants are welcome, including those who are new to the NVC model.

To help make this event accessible, real time captioning will be provided for all main room discussion and content.

Please plan to arrive early or on time. Participants will not be admitted to the Zoom room after 6:40pm.
Zoom: This event will be utilizing the Zoom video conferencing platform. After you register, you’ll receive an email with the zoom information within a couple of minutes of the time you register (please check your spam if needed). The Zoom info will also show on this page (if you are logged in to your InsightLA account). To make an InsightLA account click here.


Pricing: Any amount above the base cost becomes a tax deductible donation that helps to subsidize the cost for fellow practitioners who might not otherwise be able to afford to attend.

We’re currently offering this class for free to COVID-19 healthcare/service workers. Please email for more information at least 24 hours before the event starts

Event Name:
BIPOC: Intro to Decolonizing Non-Violent Communication
Racial Justice
Date start:
31 Aug 2020
18:30 - 20:30

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