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Cate Crombie CNVC Certified Trainer

Cate has been a facilitator of communication courses for over 20 years. Her workshops and training is offered in a variety of ways and settings, from corporate training, parenting workshops in community centres, university, to in-service training in the social services sector.

Cate also offers personal or private sessions in deep empathy, working with couples, individuals wanting to deepen the NVC process for personal healing, reconciliation and mediation.

As the mother of three young adult women, with whom she has close connected relationships; Cate enjoys opportunities to work with her daughters assisting in her workshops.

Since 2001, Cate has been learning and practicing Nonviolent Communication skills in both her personal and professional life, as she is committed to fully living the process. Being inspired to share this powerful yet natural model with others, Cate is now a Centre for Nonviolent Communication (CNVC) certified trainer of Nonviolent Communication.

Working in a gentle and empowered experiential style, Cate invites participants to work with examples from their own lives. Her workshops and private work involve a balance of support as well as challenge that people say they find both stimulating and enjoyable!

“If we want to have peace in the world, we need to seek
how to live in peace in our own lives, everyday.”

Special interest areas: mental health, parenting, indigenous communities, workplace communication, personal empowerment.

Contact Details

Telephone: 07 3300 6581
Mobile: 0408 456 625

Trainings offered by Cate Crombie

Locations:  QLD         Prepared to travel to other states

Foundation level

Compassionate Communication (Nonviolent Communication Foundation Training)

Compassionate Communication – video evenings

Connected Parenting

Personal Empowerment

Create a Culture of Willingness

Advanced level

The Couple’s Journey Workshop

Power Without Guilt or Aggression

What’s making You Angry?

Don’t Be Nice Be Real

Certification Journey


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