About

“How I choose to look at any situation will greatly affect whether I have the power to change it or make matters worse.” Marshall B. Rosenberg

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Judy is passionate about learning and sharing communication skills that improve wellbeing, bring awareness to core values and empower individuals to communicate in ways that strengthen relationships and enrich lives, especially in education and parenting.  She is a Certified Trainer for the International Center for Nonviolent Communication (CNVC) based in the USA. She is a supporter of Non Violent Communication (NVC) globally and offers Introduction Sessions and Communication Workshops to individual groups, organizations and school communities.  She also offers private one-on-one Empathy Sessions or Empathic Coaching to individuals who are looking for support, clarity, self-connection and concrete ways to make progress towards what matters to them most.

Judy has had the opportunity to experience the universality of NVC by working with and learning from trainers and participants from approximately 35 countries.  She is 1 of 2 CNVC Certified Trainers in Turkey. She is a founding Board Member of the Nonviolent Communication Association (Şiddetsiz Iletişim Derneği) in Turkey and currently holds the position of Board Secretary and is focused on bringing NVC to the field of Education.

She has worked in schools in the USA and in Turkey and has held offi
cial positions on the Parent Teacher Association and Board of Directors at Istanbul International Community School.

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The logo, designed by Judy, brings together the concepts of oneness, compassion and connection to represent a state of presence that contributes to empathic connection, collaboration and, ultimately peace.