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CNVC Certified trainers

New South Wales

Alex Norman CNVC Certified Trainer

Alexandra is a passionate NVC trainer. She runs engaging workshops, offers private online coaching and is in the final stages of becoming a certified EFT couples therapist. Specialising : Parenting, 'liberation from shame' and couple therapy.  read more

Byron Bay, Australia-wide
Alistair McKinnon CNVC Certified Trainer

I help couples who know there is love there between them but it's not working. Disconnection can happen so easily and I love exploring new ways to help them deepen intimacy and connection.

In addition to NVC I offer Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, Somatic Mindfulness Psychotherapy - the Hakomi method, and Chi for Two Embodiment Coaching.  read more

Glyn Conlon CNVC Certified Trainer

Speaking, Facilitation, Mental Health, Stress, NVC Mediation, NVC Presentations, Introduction to NVC, Leadership, Connecting Families, Couples, Mindset and Manifestation  read more

Australia wide
Jo Field CNVC Certified Trainer

The aim of my work is to support and strengthen all relationships in life : The couple relationship, families, parent/child, workplace, and with yourself. My focus and passion for the past 20 yrs has been working with parents to increase the ease and enjoyment of the parenting journey using a relational approach and respectful, age-appropriate communication.

Workshops offered:
* A 2-day or ...   read more

Byron Bay and Beyond
Paulette Bray-Narai CNVC Certified Trainer

Parenting with Compassion and Awareness (pregnancy to adulthood), Self connection, Connecting couples and blended families,
CC in Education, NVC in Workplaces, skilled personal and professional conflict resolution, group and couple mediation.  read more

Shari Elle CNVC Certified Trainer

Speaking, Organisational Trainings, Management Coaching, General Trainings, Family Trainings, Personal Coaching.  read more


Redlands, Brisbane, SE QLD
Carolyn Davies CNVC Certified Trainer

Carolyn is passionate about the potential NVC has to transform our relationship with ourselves and others.

Carolyn started out television in the 90’s Producing and Directing for the ABC series Australia Story and later series for the BBC and ITV in London. Her work was often demanding and stressful and despite her best efforts, it was often hard to stay balanced and moving forward.

In ...   read more

South East Queensland
Cate Crombie CNVC Certified Trainer

Mental health, parenting, indigenous communities, workplace communication, personal empowerment.
Assessor for Certification as CNVC Trainer
Centre for Nonviolent Communication (CNVC) Board of Directors  read more

Gold Coast
Filippa Araki CNVC Certified Trainer

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Australia wide
Kate Raffin CNVC Certified Trainer

Mediation, Conflict Coaching, Restorative Circles, Facilitation, Practice Groups and One on One (coaching).
Working with groups of people (2 or more) who come together for a shared purpose. Supporting you to learn and implement tools to navigate and even embrace "road blocks" to get results that are inclusive and work for all.  read more

South Australia

Bridget O'Donnell CNVC Certified Trainer

Community and Eco-villages, Permaculture, Restorative Circles, women’s groups, Long-term relationship maintenance, Groups for men, Learning through Art and play, Self awareness through Yoga and meditation, Long-distance hiking as a journey within, Designing and creating NVC learning aids. Making learning FUN.  read more


Mukti Jarvis CNVC Certified Trainer

Mukti specialises in intimate relationships - she has been offering NVC trainings since 2001 and is Certified with the Center for Nonviolent Communication. She is also an accredited Emotionally Focused Couple Therapist and Chi-For-Two Embodiment Coach. Mukti works with those in relationship and not in relationship to create the healing and changes that allow for deep connection and reconnection, ...   read more

Western Australia

Perth, Albany and regional WA
Chris Gillett CNVC Certified Trainer

Workplace teams, groups and meetings.
Communication in sexual relationships.
Mental health, disability.
Working together with Indigenous Australians  read more

Perth, regional WA
Marg Pontin CNVC Certified Trainer

NVC in Education, Organisations and teams, Leadership, parenting and Intimate Relationships  read more

Other trainers

New South Wales

Anne Deane

As well as supporting people's transformational path through Compassionate Communication training and coaching... I am keen to contribute to lifting the quality of our public conversation. This is why I love to love support Communication Professionals (communication managers/specialists, journalists, current and aspiring politicians, CEOs of NGOs/NFPs) who are keen to be part of Transforming Our ...   read more

North Sydney
Bronwyn Sach

Mindful Communication, Relationship Mediation for parents and couples, Family Dispute Resolution (Divorce Mediation), Zen Buddhist, Parenting.  read more

Elizabeth Thomson

the Language of NVC, workplace communication, language and leadership, empathy,  read more

Byron, Melbourne, Gold Coast +
Jana Krins

Empowering couples in honest, loving communication. Effective, loving parenting. Education. Mediation. Joy in learning.  read more


All areas via zoom
Karen Thompson-Anderson

The Gifts of Anger & Loss. Self-empathy for life's "difficult" emotions and exploring life-serving self-expression.  read more

Melbourne, Castlemaine
Samantha Wittenberg

General facilitation and Effective Communication training
Individual empathy sessions
Empathy Circles
Individual or couples Communication coaching
Mediation  read more

International trainers


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