When we have the ability to convey our meaning to another person, or to understand the meaning of another person we achieve Matching Pictures; each of us has the same mental picture of each others' meaning.
We believe the key to communication lies in empathizing with others and ourselves, which requires an understanding of the needs and feelings of others and ourselves. We have found that one can develop and enrich their ability to empathize by
What is Compassionate Communication? This initial one to four hour presentation is designed to introduce participants to the two parts of the compassionate communication model: empathetically listening and honestly expressing, using the four steps of the model: observations, feelings, needs, requests.