A non-profit organization dedicated to empowering individuals and communities to transform conflict and strengthen cultures of peace
Gene Knudsen Hoffman, international peacemaker and Quaker, developed the concept of Compassionate Listening. She was influenced by her teacher, Thich Nhat Hanh, who she worked with in the 1970s. We created the curriculum and teach world-wide.
White-Bodied Inner Work: Using Compassionate Listening to Unpack Our Racial Conditioning
Sat, Jan 09
Jan 09, 2021, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM PST
This 6-week online series will co-create a learning space for exploring our racial conditioning in the framework of Compassionate Listening, a heart-centered practice of deep listening and speaking from the heart. We hope that our inner healing will ripple out into the world through our actions.
Healing Our World from the Inside Out: Intro to Compassionate Listening with Susan Partnow and Gayle Johnson
Thu, Feb 11
Feb 11, 2021, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM PST
Humanity is waking up to our interconnectedness as never before - to one another and to the Earth. We believe that learning to listen with compassion to ourselves and others is a key to this awakening, and that our evolutionary capacity is directly linked to our ability to navigate conflict.