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Engineering Peace with Thom Bond

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"Engineering Peace with Thom Bond” is a real-life look at how peace is becoming a reality on our planet. It's also a personal resource to help empower us to create the change we want to see in the world. Listen to practical tips and wisdom from Thom's workshops and training sessions to help make peace a reality in your own life. Episode by episode, witness and be part of the story of peace on our planet.

"Engineering Peace with Thom Bond” is a real-life look at how peace is becoming a reality on our planet. It's also a personal resource to help empower us to create the change we want to see in the world. Listen to practical tips and wisdom from Thom's workshops and training sessions to help make peace a reality in your own life. Episode by episode, witness and be part of the story of peace on our planet.

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United States

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"Engineering Peace with Thom Bond” is a real-life look at how peace is becoming a reality on our planet. It's also a personal resource to help empower us to create the change we want to see in the world. Listen to practical tips and wisdom from Thom's workshops and training sessions to help make peace a reality in your own life. Episode by episode, witness and be part of the story of peace on our planet.

Language:

English


Episodes

Retired NYC Detective recalls his Ah-ha Moment in Dialog and Deescalation Training

6/19/2021
New Dialog and Deescalation Training for Police starts July 7th. For the whole talk, listen to Episode 3. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:00:29

Feelings, Needs. and Police Work

3/15/2021
In this episode, Thom interviews his former student and current training partner- a seasoned police officer from NYC who has successfully used, and now teaches, empathic interaction to encourage nonviolent resolutions and arrests. Listen in as Thom and Ret. NYC Police Detective Anthony Torres talk about their history and how Anthony applied what he learned in a class, to his work on the streets of New York City. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:53:44

Ahhh - Remember a room full of people laughing?

3/9/2021
Breaking My Dishes - Redux Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:01:10

Are Humans Naturally Compassionate or Violent?

3/7/2021
Thom answers a seemingly deep question about our nature. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:04:17

Angry Planet

2/23/2021
This is a segment of Thom's recent Compassion Course Anger workshop where he paints a big picture of where we are today as individuals and as a planet when it comes to anger - and shows us something we can all do about it. In this session, Thom talks us through the transformation of anger with needs awareness. From the inner process of self-empathy and embodying needs to the outer process of expressing ourselves powerfully without anger. Listen in on this step by step journey to...

Duration:00:52:00

Part 4 of the Coronavirus Trilogy - Inner Dialog, Covid, Holidays, Masks, and Mourning

11/24/2020
This is an excerpt from a conversation between Thom Bond and Reverend Dr. Michael Christie. They discuss how Needs-Based Relating (NBR) can help us navigate the inner and outer relationship challenges of family holiday celebrations, differing beliefs, masks, and more, in a Covid world. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:14:38

"Q & A" - The Inner and Outer Work of Intense Emotions

7/8/2020
This is a workshop excerpt where Thom discusses the inner and outer perspectives of connecting with people who are experiencing intense emotions - plus how to express your own intensity without judgment. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:11:57

A Conversation Between Two Americans - Part 3

6/30/2020
This is the continuation of a conversation between Thom Bond (author of The Compassion Course) and Reverend Dr. Michael Christie (Chaplain). They discuss, race, fear, disconnection, slavery, universal human needs, police violence, and much more. It provides a perspective on where we Americans are, how we got here, where we're headed, and what we can do right now. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:58:12

A Conversation Between Two Americans - Part 2

6/27/2020
This is the continuation of a conversation between Thom Bond (author of The Compassion Course) and Reverend Dr. Michael Christie (Chaplain). They discuss, race, fear, disconnection, slavery, universal human needs, police violence, and much more. It provides a perspective on where we Americans are, how we got here, where we're headed, and what we can do right now. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:01:00:45

A Conversation Between Two Americans - Part 1

6/17/2020
This is a generative conversation between Thom Bond (author of The Compassion Course) and Reverend Dr. Michael Christie (Chaplain). They discuss, race, fear, disconnection, slavery, universal human needs, police violence, and much more. It provides a perspective on where we Americans are, how we got here, where we're headed, and what we can do right now. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:52:43

Feelings, Needs, and The Coronavirus - Part 3

4/16/2020
In this episode, Thom talks about living life in "Request Mode". Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=64R63YVG5U79Y&source=url)

Duration:00:20:12

Feelings, Needs, and the Coronavirus - Part 3

4/16/2020
In this 3rd episode, Thom talks about transforming our awareness of feelings and needs (discussed in Parts 1 and 2) into action by living powerfully and compassionately in "Request Mode" - even in hard times. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:20:12

Feelings, Needs, and the Coronavirus - Part 2

3/27/2020
A followup to Thom's previous episode, Feelings, Needs, and the Coronavirus, this episode explores more ways for us to use the skills of The Compassion Course, Needs Awareness and Nonviolent Communication to keep us more connected in these trying times. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:16:58

Feelings, Needs, and the Coronavirus - Part 1

3/15/2020
This is a little talk on how the work of Nonviolent Communication and Needs Awareness can make a difference in how we respond to the Coronavirus. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:14:49

How to Connect More Deeply to Needs - Meditation

2/28/2020
Thom talks you through a meditation to help you move beyond the intellectual identification of your needs to a deeper experience and understanding of them. This meditation can be learned and repeated to increase our connection to any need - see http://nycnvc.org/needs. Please visit ThomBond.com for more info on Thom and his schedule, purchasing The Compassion Book and joining the Compassion Course. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:05:31

Ice Cream in a Hardware Store

2/28/2020
Ice Cream in a Hardware Store is a recording about from one of Thom's workshops with a little extra commentary. He talks about how we can find ways to get along with people - even when their actions don't seem to meet our needs. Please visit ThomBond.com for more info on Thom and his schedule, purchasing The Compassion Book and joining the Compassion Course. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:03:59

What Peace Sounds Like

2/28/2020
This Engineering Peace Episode is an excerpt from a meeting I had with a group of educators and peace activists from Lebanon, Egypt, and Sudan. It was my first real introduction and it gave me the opportunity to share my background, the work I've done so far and lay the groundwork for the coming months and years as work towards a more peaceful and productive life for all of us. I thought it was a good way to share the "big picture" of "Engineering Peace". Please visit ThomBond.com for...

Duration:00:11:59

Thank You for Breaking My Dishes

2/28/2020
Breaking My Dishes is a recording from one of Thom's workshops where he talks about a creative way to view adversity - one that can greatly increase the likelihood of getting your needs met. Please visit ThomBond.com for more info on Thom and his schedule, purchasing The Compassion Book and joining the Compassion Course. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=SUU8BESM4ZXUY)

Duration:00:02:37