Dedicated practitioners on the Big Island of Hawaii, who teach, practice and counsel using the principles of Nonviolent Communication.
Kathleen Golden, Volcano, Hawaii, practicing and facilitating NVC for 12 years, offers trainings, practice groups, empathy and dialogue circles, individual & couple's counseling. She has a BA in Sociology/ MA in Psychology, with 34 years experience in marriage/ family counseling, Council facilitator/couple's retreats, and a meditation sitting group. Kathleen completed the 2007 NVC Life Program with Robert Gonzales and assisted in his 2008 program. She continues to deepen in the extended NVC Life Community focused on the Beauty of the Needs.
Andrea Pro in Kailua-Kona teaches introductory NVC trainings and facilitates a weekly practice group. Her NVC training has been ongoing since early 2005 and she recently completed the NVC Trainer/Facilitator Program through the NVC Academy. As a member of the leadership team of Hawaii-NVC, she is immersed in practicing NVC skills and consciousness in her work with this statewide community. She enjoys collaborating in designing NVC programs and organizing trainings. She has a B.A. in Anthropology and has owned and operated her own business for 18 years.