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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: 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: “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: Self-Expression – San Francisco – starts March 1st, 2016

Tuesdays, 7.00pm to 9.00pm

March 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd

*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 more likely […]

 

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Drop-In Teleclass – November 12th, 2014

November 12th, 2014

Eastern 7pm – 9pm Central 6pm – 8pm Mountain 5pm – 7pm Pacific 4pm – 6pm

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This teleclass marks the beginning of more opportunities for people outside of the San Francisco Bay Area to experience the Communication Dojo approach to Connected Communication or Nonviolent Communication.

No special technology […]

 

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ARTICLE: I don’t want to connect!

If you’re reading this you are probably interested in how you can change some relationship or other so that it’s more enjoyable, or less painful. Relationships are about communication; so learning different ways to communicate seems like a potentially useful place to put your attention, right? Then you read an article like Connection First and it tells […]

 

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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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