Pam Lauer

Pam Lauer

Pam Winthrop Lauer grew her spiritual direction and Nonviolent Communication practices gradually over 15 years while raising her children and caring for her husband who was ill.  In 2015, Pam left a part-time job to meet full-time with spiritual directees and NVC coaching clients, teach NVC workshops and classes, and volunteer as an interfaith leader.  Pam's teaching style is dynamic, effective, and gentle.  She is a candidate to become a certified trainer with the Center for Nonviolent Communication.  Her spiritual direction certification is through the Lev Shomea Jewish Spiritual Direction Training Program of 2001-2003.

Sam, a software engineer, came to me recently, seeking to learn about how Nonviolent Communication might help him respond to a workplace situation that had become intolerable.  Specifically, Sam's boss, Tom, was assigning more work than could be reasonably completed in a 50-hour week, not leaving enough time ...