Miki Kashtan

Miki Kashtan is a co-founder of Bay Area Nonviolent Communication(BayNVC), and the BayNVC Leadership Program. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, she leads workshops and intensive retreats in Nonviolent Communication (NVC) and offers mediation, meeting facilitation, coaching and training for organizations throughout the USA and internationally.

Miki hosts the Conflict Hotline, a monthly live call-in TV show on the Berkeley Community Media channel BETV, which can be viewed on YouTube. She holds a PhD in sociology from the University of California at Berkeley and her articles have appeared in Communities magazine, Tikkun magazine and Encounter: Education for Meaning and Social Justice.

Miki is inspired by the contribution that NVC can make to social change movements and values sharing these skills with leaders and activists. She most enjoys working with and coaching people who are deeply committed to integrating and sharing the consciousness of NVC.

Miki has authored:

"Can we really have an entirely different world? Read Miki Kashtan's new book, Spinning Threads of Radical Aliveness, to inspire hope and recover your ability to choose nonviolence in the face of difficult circumstances.

Read about Miki's Conference Session