The journey Home is not an ideological experience. It takes place in the heart, in the great stream of feelings which flow through us. Our return to truth is a return to simplicity and not to cosmic information."

Stephen Schwartz

2014 Offerings


The Rowe Center,

Rowe, Massachusetts

January 23 -26, 2014

for more information and to register:

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2014/2015 LIFE retreat*
February 15 - 22, 2014
Eagle Creek, OR


"Introduction to Living Compassion:

the Embodied Spirituality of NVC"
March 7 - 9, 2014

Marylhurst University
Lake Oswego, Oregon

for more information and to register: Click Here

2014/2015 EURO LIFE retreat*
March 14 - 21, 2014


"Awakening to the Flow of Life"

  --an intense 6 1/2 day retreat
April 5 - 12, 2014
Prvine, Slovenia EU
with Robert Gonzales and Robert Krzisnik

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Portland OR
Join Robert at New Renaissance Bookshop
1338 NW 23rd Avenue
7 to 9 pm
"An Introduction to Living Compassion"
$15 per ticket - call ahead or purchase at the door


Portland, OR
"Deepening into Living Compassion"

May 2 to 4, 2014
An intermediate retreat at
be space
211 SE 11th Avenue, Portland

For more information and to register: Click Here

"Awakening our Passion, Living in Compassion"
May 21 - 24, 2014
St. Georgen am Längsee, Austria
Robert in Bar Harbor pdf Broschüre auf Deutsch
Robert in Bar Harbor pdf Flyer in English
a 4-day intermediate intensive, translated from English to German
for information contact  Gabriele Vana
0043/(0) 676/684 78 24
or Sabine Beier


Loveland, Colorado

"Living Compassion - Building Community"

A Year-Long Program with 3 Residential Retreats

July 11- 18, 2014 / January 16 - 21, 2015 / June 7 - 14, 2015

To register or learn more click here: Year-Long Program in Colorado


United Kingdom - Burmingham

"International Intensive Training"

July 26 - August 4, 2014

This IIT is a 9-day, Nonviolent Communication “immersion experience,” with Robert as the lead trainer.

Click here for registration information or to learn more!



Lebensgarten in Germany

"Living in Compassion: The Embodied Spirituality of Nonviolent Communication"
September 3 - 5, 2014
A 3-day, intermediate workshop

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2014/2015 EURO LIFE retreat*
September 7 - 14, 2014

2014/2015 LIFE retreat*
September 27 - October 4, 2014
Eagle Creek, OR


Damascus, OR
"Living your Passion, Healing with Compassion
October 24 - 31, 2014
A seven-day intensive at
Still Meadow Retreat Center
For more information and to register: Click Here



Columbus, Ohio

"Living in Passion, Healing with Compassion"
November 21 - 23, 2014
A weekend workshop

Contact Jeff Brown to register or learn more -


Santa Cruz, California

November 15 & 16

A two-day workshop

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Auroville, Tamil Nadu, India

December 7 - 13, 2014
To register: CLICK HERE

for more information contact: 

L'aura Joy

* The NVC LIFE Program is a multi-year program lead by Robert Gonzales with retreats held for participants only. To inquire about the NVC LIFE Program, contact Maura DeNiro at 971/266-8799 or email her at