New Resources on the Energy of Conflict and Forgiveness
New Book Highlights Energy of Conflict and Trauma
Mark Umbreit's latest book, Dancing With the Energy of Conflict and Trauma: Letting Go, Finding Peace in Families, Communities & Nations, is now available. This set of stories about healing and reconciliation shows how people have learned to "be" with the energy of conflict and trauma in ways that help them find deeper peace. Examples draw from Mark's family and his work with people both nationally and internationally.
New Film on the Energy of Forgiveness and Restorative Dialogue
In partnership with the Fetzger Institute in Michigan, Mark Umbreit co-produced a new film with Emergence Pictures, Being With the Energy of Forgiveness: Lessons from Former Enemies in Restorative Dialogue. Featured are cases where victims of serious crimes and communities in conflict have found ways to move forward in life.
New Article Explores Language of Energy
In his article, "The Energy of Conflict and Conflict Resolution: More Than a Metaphor," Ted Lewis considers why facilitators talk about blocked and released energies. Is it possible that profound conversations "from the heart" literally talk about our physical hearts as the primary place where emotional energies are stored, released and transformed? Read the article (PDF).
Peace Takes Practice
New RJ Association Sees Fast Growth
Become a member of the new National Association for Community and Restorative Justice (NACRJ). For more information, visit the website at: www.nacrj.org.
New Responses to Foster Accountability and Healing in the Wake of Criminal and Political Violence in America and Abroad Donate Now!
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