Dedicated practitioners on the Big Island, who teach, practice and counsel using the principles of Nonviolent Communication.
Kathleen Golden, Volcano, Hawaii, practicing and facilitating NVC for 12 years, offers trainings, practice groups, empathy and dialogue circles, individual & couple’s counseling. She has a BA in Sociology/ MA in Psychology, with 34 years experience in marriage/family counseling, Council facilitator/couple’s retreats, and a meditation sitting group. Kathleen completed the 2007 NVC Life Program with Robert Gonzales and assisted in his 2008 program. She continues to deepen in the extended NVC Life Community focused on the Beauty of the Needs.
Andrea Pro is passionate about supporting people in self-awareness and deepening authenticity, trust and intimacy in relationships. She weaves together a variety of skills and practices that help people understand and improve their relationship dynamics.
She has been practicing Nonviolent Communication for almost 20 years and is a Certified Trainer with the Center for Nonviolent Communication. Additional training with The Couples Institute contributes to her offering structured sessions that help couples transform long standing conflict. She works from her office in Kona and via video conferencing anywhere in the world.