Shall we Dance? An in-depth training in the NVC Dance Floors

30th Nov 2023 - 3rd Dec 2023
16:00 Start and 17:00 End
See Below- Early Bird until Sept 1st

Led by: Shona Cameron | Contact Shona

Bookings and more information


NVC Dance Floor Training Programme for Trainers

All 9 Dance Floors over 4 Weekends in Poland

An international training: Covering all 9 dance floors as created by Gina Lawrie and Bridget Belgrave,

Four weekends in all. this is an investment in your skills in Nonviolent Communication.

30 November – 3 December 2023

  • 13 Step Dance Floor
  • Jackal Cafe & Self-Empathy Dance
  • Integration and Connection Dance

1 – 4 February 2024

  • Fluency Dances
  • Anger/Shame Dance

4 – 7 April 2024

  • Educator/Chooser
  • DanceYes/No Dance

6 – 9 June 2024

  • Transforming the Pain of Unmet Needs to the Beauty of Needs
  • Connect with Respect (For working with Teenagers)


  • Integration of Nonviolent Communication
  • Improve your coaching skills
  • Use the Dance Floors in your trainings, with groups and for yourself

PLUS: Explore some of the lesser-known dances. Work with others to build a network of practitioners. More on what each weekend will offer below.
Develop skills of in a multi-sensory approach to sharing Nonviolent Communication:

  • Engage all styles of learners
  • Enliven your trainings with experiential and real-life examples
  • Bring NVC to life with clarity, sensitivity and depth
  • Integrate an embodied experience of NVC

Plus : Community online space to meet in between for peer support.

Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass.

It is about learning how to dance in the rain

-V Greene

The NVC Dance Floors offer a way to understand, integrate and share the teachings of Dr Marshall Rosenberg. They are spatial maps made up of large cards that place NVC processes on the floor in various layouts called ‘dances’.

This program is for you to

  • Learn coaching skills and how to use the dances in trainings.
  • Explore and some of the lesser known dances.
  • Work with others to build a network of practitioners.

About Shona: Known for her clarity, humour and depth of knowledge of Nonviolent Communication, Shona has been a Certified Trainer since 2006 and an assessor with the English Speaking European Assessor Team since 2016.

More information and Booking

Venue: ECCC   Nr. Warsaw,Poland

Cost for All 4 weekends:

EARLY BIRD: Whole Programme: € 1350 (6300 zł) till the 1 of September 2023, and €1500 (7100 zł) after this date
Single (3-days) retreat: € 430 (2000 zł)
Please write to us in advance to check the availability of space for single participation.

More information on the Dance Floors here:

To grow in fluency and depth in your practice of NVC and coach others to grow too.

What you will get out of each weekend:

Weekend 1: 30 November – 3 December 2023

Dance Floors we will use:

  • Stage 1: 13 Step Dance Floor
  • Stage 2: Integration and Connection
  • Self Empathy Dance Floor

Weekend 2: 1 – 4 February 2024

Dance Floors we will use:

  • Stage 3: Fluency and Integration
  • Deepening Self Empathy
  • Anger, Guilt, Shame and Depression DF

Weekend 3: 4 – 7 April 2024

Dance Floors we will use:

  • Educator/Chooser Dance Floor
  • Yes/No Dance Floor

Weekend 4: 6 – 9 June 2024

Dance Floors we will use:

  • Transforming the Pain of Unmet Needs to the Beauty of Needs
  • PLUS: Adapting and using the Dance Floor with Teenagers and Children/ YP: The Connect with Respect Dance Floor