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Jackal Taming: Developing Nurturing Relationships

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Shinchi Linda Galijan, Ph.D.
Allan Rohlfs
with Allan Rohlfs and Kodo Linda Galijan
September 8-11 (Thursday-Sunday)
$240 ($204/Member)

Everyone welcome.

Learn to elicit understanding, rather than defensiveness or criticism, through Nonviolent Compassionate Communication.

The people closest to us — spouses, children, friends, even co-workers — are also frequently those with whom we experience the most conflict and pain.This workshop introduces Nonviolent Compassionate Communication, a model for us to present our needs and dissatisfaction to another completely free of blame, criticism, or guilt, and elicit their understanding. We’ll practice these skills by addressing our own real life examples.


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Shinchi Linda Galijan, Ph.D.

Shinchi Linda Galijan, Ph.D., was ordained by Sojun Mel Weitsman in 2004 and received Dharma Transmission from him in 2012. She has been a professional musician, a massage therapist, and a licensed clinical psychologist, and has practiced yoga for over 20 years. She currently serves as Director of Tassajara.

Allan Rohlfs

Allan Rohlfs is a psychotherapist in private practice in Chicago, a mediator, and a certified trainer of Nonviolent Compassionate Communication. He is married and has an 18-year-old son.