Speaker, writer, poet, Nonviolent Communication℠ coach and trainer (certified 2002), Rachelle specializes in conflict resolution and breakthrough conversations. Her lifelong interest in human development, relationship dynamics and the roles that culture and ecology play in people’s lives, along with her ability to skillfully pave the way for transformational dialogue between people consistently produces powerful learning experiences for individuals and audiences. She brings an earthy, practical and innovative wisdom earned over decades of studying language, relationships, conflict and power through the lenses of Nonviolent Communication℠, leadership, cultural anthropology, spirituality, mythology, poetry, storytelling, deep ecology and social change.
Rachelle is the author of Steps To Conscious Living (2000) and Communication Basics: An Overview of Nonviolent Communication (2003). Workshop participants consistently remark on the profound life-changing impact of what they learn in her trainings.
“Poetry, presence and humanity .. Rachelle brings a passion for life-giving language that she shares in the service of inspiring others to choose words that incite not just personal but global change.” —Jacqueline Kellam, workshop participant
“Being guided by Rachelle, whether in the realms of communication, conflict resolution, personal growth or organizational wellness and health, you will be irrevocably transformed. There is no putting the butterfly back into the caterpillar.” —Jim Kragtwyk, registered counsellor
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