“Don’t mix up that which is habitual with that which is natural.”
If you are new to Compassionate Communication or NVC, we suggest you start with Marshall Rosenberg’s Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life. To read Chapter 1 online click here.
For meditation and reflection we recommend Robert Gonzales’ book: Reflections on Living Compassion
For in depth work in somatic consensus or embodied NVC we recommend David Weinstock’s book: Becoming What You Need: Practices for Embodying Nonviolent Communication
For Nonviolent Communication in business and organizations we recommend Ike Lasater and Julie Stiles’ book: Words That Work in Business
For education and the classroom we recommend The No-Fault Classroom
For education and the classroom we recommend Life-Enriching Education
For education and the classroom we recommend The Compassionate Classroom
For parenting we recommend Raising Children Compassionately
We also recommend Dian Killian’s books
GROK cards invite deep conversations as well as playful interactions for individuals, couples, families, and business or organizational groups.
Puddledancer Press is the premier publisher of books and articles about Nonviolent Communication since 1998. They also produce a free monthly newsletter with articles about NVC.
Since 2004, PuddleDancer has donated more than 80,000 books to individuals and organizations in need around the globe. They also have a monthly special that is worth checking out.
You can also find these books on Amazon, bookstores and your local libraries.