Author Archives: LANGUAGE THAT WORKS

Deepening connection weekend in Cape Town

Exploration, practice and integration Review and practice the basic ingredients of NVC. Share the ups and downs of applying NVC in your life. Extend skills and understanding through new exercises. Connect empathically with yourself and others Have fun learning and connecting with the Cape Town NVC community. After spending most of 2018 attending intensive NVC […]

A midweek Dyad Retreat at Ixopo

UNFOLDING ME – Soul origami Listening with your whole being Retreating from the pace of our lives can open us to new possibilities. We’re inviting you to a journey of direct experiencing, sensing and being, witnessing the mystery of existence unfold. Join us for a time of deep self-connection at Ixopo Buddhist Retreat Centre in […]

2-Day Nonviolent Communication Workshop in Durban

Join CNVC certified Trainer Nicholas Burnand and Sarah Dekker for a special two-day training in the time-tested methodology of Nonviolent Communication (NVC). Learn practical tools that enable us to truly listen to ourselves and others in order to come up with joint solutions that best meet the needs of everyone involved. Learn to communicate authentically […]

Join our upcoming beginners’ course on the 20 & 27 February, 6, 13, 20 & 27 March 2018

Dates: 20 & 27 February, 6, 13, 20 & 27 March 2018 Times: 6-9pm Venue: TBC, Cape Town Cost: R1800 for 6 weeks Based on the practices and principles of Nonviolent Communication (NVC), this course is a unique opportunity to learn and practice new skills in a safe intimate space, with a small committed group. […]

A chance to train with CNVC trainer Nic Burnand in Cape Town this October 2017

By Sarah Dekker I suddenly found myself largely running our business on my own this year. My business partner Tara Wood went on an extended maternity leave and Samantha Wittenberg unexpectedly left for Australia to care for her daughter. For the first time I was going to be organising and facilitating Language that Works trainings […]

Learn the basics with Language that works at our two-day introductory training on 17 & 18 Oct 2017 in Cape Town

By Samantha Wittenberg Imagine experiencing deep connection with your colleagues, being seen and heard and understood by your employer, being free to express yourself honestly at work. Imagine your work environment being a safe, warm and nurturing space where everyone is empowered and encouraged to share, collaborate and co-create. Does this sound like an impossible […]

A 3-Day NVC Retreat with Nicholas Burnand

Empathy – freedom from suffering Retreating from the pace of our lives can open us to new possibilities. We’re inviting you to a journey of direct experiencing, sensing and being, witnessing the mystery of existence unfold. Join us for a time of deep self-connection at Grotto Bay Private Nature Reserve. The main focus of the […]