CNVC Certified Trainer from Slovenia/ Israel (1966-2022)
From early teenage years Robert has been inquiring into the questions of meaning of life, the nature of existence and the ways of meeting each other at the heart level. The journey led him through studying Psychology, working as a psychotherapist for 12 years, and working as a trainer, facilitator for over 32 years, covering areas from spiritual retreats to business trainings. Within the context of NVC he was most passionate about its spiritual and embodied dimensions and about conflict mediation. Besides NVC, most important explorations on his journey have so far been Soto Zen, Art of Hosting, Bohmian Dialogue and Contact Improvisation.
He has been regularly serving as a trainer on IITs and has shared NVC in over 30 countries in Europe, Mideast, Asia, USA, Australia… While he temporarily lived in Israel, his permanent address was in Slovenia, EU, which used to be a part of a country that does not exist anymore, but still resides in his heart as the place where he grew up — Yugoslavia. He has given two TEDx talks, connected with Nonviolent Communication one in 2012 on Global Citizenship, and the other in 2013 on Personal Growth. In 2019 he published his memoir: This Miraculous Life