August 2018: Phases of the Moon Newsletter Volume 9, Issue 5:
A Long Journey to Restorative Circles
July 2017: Graduates of the Maine NVC Integration Program have launched a Scholarship Fund for the Integration Program. By supporting this scholarship fund, you will be helping bring together a more diverse group of people to experience this life-changing program, thus helping foster greater compassion and harmony individually and collectively. Please join us in supporting this fund in order to include individuals who otherwise would not be able to attend. Our goal is to raise $21,000. Contribute HERE.
October 2016: Leah Boyd has become the second NVC trainer in Maine to be certified by the International Center for Nonviolent Communication. Congratulations, Leah!
August 2016: Announcing the Publication of
Only Human, A Journey From Convict to Mentor
by Alton Lane, with Meghan Vigeant
Alton Lane met Peggy Smith when he was an inmate at the Maine Coastal Regional Reentry Center (MCRRC) in Belfast. He became so engrossed in the study and practice of Courageous Communication that he transformed his life, and is now her assistant teacher at the Reentry Center. This book tells his story.
Buy the book HERE
Monthly Empathy Circle
in Belfast FMI
We now have a Facebook page: Nonviolent Communication, Mindfullness, Empathy and Presence
Both certified and non-certified trainers are invited to list their NVC workshops & events on this site and in our newsletter. FMI
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Peggy Smith is the first NVC Trainer in Maine to be certified by CNVC:
Read article about this published in Oct. 3, 2009, edition of Village Soup