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Newt Bailey

WELCOME! from Newt Bailey, founder of the Communication Dojo.

Contact: info@communicationdojo.com, (415) 694 8798

If fighting with words is not fun for you, or if you want a greater sense of connection, authenticity, and kindness in your most important relationships, you’ve come to the right place. Skillful communication is real and it’s learnable. It leads to real, […]

 

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Reboot Your Relationships @ The Communication Dojo Unleashed ~ Daylong Playshop

 REBOOT YOUR RELATIONSHIPS @ THE COMMUNICATION DOJO UNLEASHED!

THE CENTER SF, 548 Fillmore St, San Francisco

Saturday Feb 11th, 10am to 5pm

Tickets from $100 to $180

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

 * PLAY * MOVEMENT * SPONTANEITY * *IMMERSION IN “NEEDS CONSCIOUSNESS”* *BRINGING THE WISDOM OF YOUR BODY […]

 

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Tuesdays – 4 week Committed Series – Working Together to Connect – SPECIAL FOCUS: “EMPATHY” – San Francisco – starts June 7th, 2016

Tuesdays, 7.00pm to 9.00pm

June 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

*plus* practice sessions between classes with other participants Location: San Francisco, Mission District – private residence

TO REGISTER EMAIL: newt@communicationdojo.com

SPECIAL FOCUS FOR THIS SERIES: The Gift of Empathy: This election season, leading into Holiday Season, means that in the coming weeks the gift of empathy is going […]

 

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Tuesdays – 4-week Committed Series – Working Together to Connect – SPECIAL FOCUS: Anger, Judgments & Self-Connection – San Francisco – starts May 10th, 2016

Tuesdays, 7.00pm to 9.00pm

May 10th , 17th, 24th, 31st

*plus* practice sessions between classes with other participants Location: San Francisco, Mission District – private residence

TO REGISTER EMAIL: newt@communicationdojo.com

SPECIAL FOCUS FOR THIS SERIES: Dealing with Anger and Negative Judgments – Your Own and Other People’s: When others speak while angry you might have a hard […]

 

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Tuesdays – 4-week Committed Series – Working Together to Connect – SPECIAL FOCUS: “SELF-EXPRESSION” – San Francisco – starts July 12th, 2016

Tuesdays, 7.00pm to 9.00pm

July 12th, 19th, 26th August 2nd, 2016

*plus* practice sessions between classes with other participants Location: San Francisco, Mission District – private residence

TO REGISTER EMAIL: newt@communicationdojo.com

SPECIAL FOCUS FOR THIS SERIES: Self-expression means…

- saying what you want to say in a way that makes it more likely you’ll be heard, and […]

 

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Tuesdays – 4-week Committed Series – Working Together to Connect – SPECIAL FOCUS: Requests and “No” – San Francisco – starts April 12th, 2016

Tuesdays, 7.00pm to 9.00pm

April 12th, 19th, 26th, May 3rd

*plus* practice sessions between classes with other participants Location: San Francisco, Mission District – private residence

TO REGISTER EMAIL: newt@communicationdojo.com

SPECIAL FOCUS FOR THIS SERIES: Making Requests and Hearing/Saying “No” in a way that maintains connection What do you want to ask for? What do you want […]

 

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What Participants are saying about the Communication Dojo

Workshop participant

Video comments and testimonials from participants in “Communication Dojo – Find your Way with Words” workshops.

“I feel so relaxed. Everything seems manageable again!”

What’s amazing many participants is that they can arrive with a partner, family member, or friend, and  actually resolve real issues during the workshop, using the tools we’re teaching, even if […]

 

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“Connected Conversation Process” – quick example

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Newt Bailey and Ali Miller play “Jason” and “Debbie” getting into a little conflict. Watch for a quick glimpse at how the “Connected Conversation Process” from the Communication Dojo can turn conflict into connection.

 

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“Connected Conversation Process” – instructional video

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Here Ali Miller (www.alimillermft.com) and I portray a couple, Debbie and Jason, who have a mildly contentious conversation. They then try using the “Connected Conversation Process,” the foundational process of the Communication Dojo, to navigate through their conflict with greater mutual understanding and connection.

 

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