Welcome!

Do you know the source of your struggles and stress?

What if our dissatisfaction originates within ourselves rather than external circumstances? And what if the way to end suffering is to go on the inner journey of self-exploration – together?

This journey, if we are willing to take it, is a spiraling inward, bringing mindfulness, presence, and attention to what is alive inside. Vulnerability and courage is required to bring healing to old wounds – and to reveal hidden reservoirs of compassion, new sources of calm and creativity, of freedom and strength, of abundance and joy…

Would you like to be supported as you deepen into emotional awareness, authentic power, healing and transformation?

Barbara

Meet Barbara C Wiebe BEd, CPC, Certified Life Coach, NVC Facilitator, offering communication workshops, NVC practice groups and Coaching for Transformation, based in in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Barbara‘s approach to the inner work of attuning to what is alive inside is supported by her dedication to mindfulness, meditation, and Yoga — the spiritual journey of self-examination. She also draws on her extensive training in Nonviolent Communication, NVC, a proven road-map, powerful principles and practices to help experience the shift from struggle and stress to harmony and peace.

Opportunities for 2019

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1. COACHING for TRANSFORMATION: A Journey of Warm Accompaniment 
Barbara C. Wiebe, BEd. CPC, Certified Life Coach
Would you, as an individual or a couple, like to be accompanied as you journey into the realm of emotional attunement, authentic power, healing and transformation? I would be honored for you to call me to see if it makes sense for us to work together in exploring your key issues. For example:
– Emotional awareness
– Connection and communication
– Accessing wisdom within
– Releasing reactivity and negativity
– Aligning with needs of the heart
Contact Barbara for a complimentary initial consultation.
More information: Coaching Flyer

2.  EMPATHY WORKS: On-going Communication Practice Group  Sundays, 2-5 pm, March to November, 2019
Are you looking for community? We are a community of like-minded people, together fine-tuning our capacity for heart-to-heart resonance and communication – in an environment designed for us to experience authentic connection, to practice the art of deep listening and loving speech. 
Contact:
Facilitator: Barbara C Wiebe, BEd, Certified Life Coach, NVC Facilitator
See flyer: EMPATHY WORKS, March to Nov, 2019.

3. MINDFUL COMMUNICATION: The Language of Presence – Sat, March 9th, 1:00-4:00 pm, 2019
Ready to align your words with the heart’s intention? Learn to look at yourself and the world with eyes of compassion – supported by time-tested approaches and skills. Don’t miss this 3-hour workshop at Yoga MCC in SW Calgary, integrate and fine-tune the art of deep listening and nourishing dialogue. Appropriate for all levels.
See flyer: Mindful Communication Info     Registration  
www.yogamcc.com  403-251-9642
Yoga & Meditation Centre Calgary, 2028b-33 Ave SW (Marda Loop)
$60+gst ($50 for previous participants or bring a friend) 

4. HEART-TO-HEART COMMUNICATION: 7th Annual AB NVC Conference
Sat-Sun, March 2-3, 2019, SW Calgary
Info and registration: https://www.universe.com/abnvc2019
This weekend event is all about cultivating compassion through communication.
Experience various NVC presenters, a wide range of topics, meet like-minded people, toget
her exploring warmth and nourishment for the soul. There will be many opportunities to practice the art of empathy and authenticity, to integrate the body-based language of feelings and needs. Also, please visit (and like…) Alberta NVC Facebook

Participants of past NVC Conferences say:
“I feel content and enriched because the conference helped meet my need for nourishment in technique, practice, and community.” Jodi W.
~  “…my heartfelt thanks for the conference this weekend. I’ve made amazing 
connections, new friends, insights, and shifts in consciousness.” Lisa H.
~  “For me it was wonderful, profound, fun, inspiring and challenging. Cool!” Morgan M.


Barbara C. Wiebe, BEd, CPC      

Barbara with Foster Walker, her beloved life partner of 20 years.

Certified Professional Coach, NVC Facilitator, long-time mindfulness and yoga practitioner, Barbara blends her extensive training in NVC, Nonviolent Communication, together with her love of self-inquiry, supported by Eckhart Tolle, Byron Katie, Marshall Rosenberg and other key mentors. Barbara is currently an enthusiastic student of Interpersonal Neurobiology, attachment theory, and trauma healing. It all inspires her passion to share the journey of transforming ourselves, our relationships, and the world we live in.

Barbara says: “The work I offer arises from faith in our capacity to bring compassionate warmth into our hearts and into all our relationships. I enjoy interactive approaches that cultivate attunement with our inner life, how to bring attention to our feelings, our unresolved hurts, our stories, our deepest longings… It is in the practice of embodied, inter-relational mindfulness that we reclaim our humanity – and our intimacy with all life.

Here are some quotes worth contemplating:

“All you need to is to be aware of your feelings and thoughts – as they happen. This is not really a ‘doing’ but an alert ‘seeing’ … the shift from thinking to awareness.” ~Eckhart Tolle

“Believing what you fear makes it true for you, and that doesn’t make it true.” ~Byron Katie

“Truth is found in the mirror of relationship.”~J. Krishnamurti

“Bringing about peaceful change begins with working on our own mindsets,
on the way we view ourselves and others, on the way we get our needs met.”
   ~ Dr. Marshall B. Rosenberg, founder of the Center for Nonviolent Communication

“Our species is undergoing an unprecedented transformation. The determination to explore every aspect of consciousness, and to cultivate what contributes most to Life, is replacing the drive to bury painful emotions. This requires emotional awareness.”
~ Gary Zukav and Linda Francis, The Heart of the Soul: Emotional Awareness

For more details about Barbara, click Meet Barbara

Check it out! To view Barbara’s article and photo featured in the magazine, Womanition, Womanition.com, please click Barbara Featured.


Testimonials

~ “Barbara put me on the fast track to personal growth, urging me to seek my own personal truths and implementing those into my every day life.” Toni M, client
~”The group was brilliant for me – really brilliant in meeting my desire to learn, become aware, contribute, and to discern what’s important in the whole picture …awareness.”  Janis K, participant in NVC Practice Group
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“Being with Barbara is like being held in a soft cocoon. I feel so accepted by her, no matter what I bring, and inspired to be all that I am! Thank you, Barbara.”   Deena C, workshop participant

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A Few Photos of Past Events