Slideshow of workshop participants
At the Institute for Empowering Communication, we endeavor ourselves to create a safe, nurturing learning environment. We engage the minds and hearts of participants to broaden their knowledge and skills, and deepen their empathy and compassion. At the end of a daylong seminar for mental health professionals, Cynthia, a participant said about the event:

"Interactive, informative, inspiring!" ~ Cynthia Koskiewicz, LCPC, CADC

Following is a partial list of organizations we have worked with:

  • Catholic Charities, Lake County, Illinois
  • Department of Children and Family Services, Chicago, Illinois
  • Chicago Read Mental Health Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Some public elementary, middle and high schools in Du Page County, Illinois
  • Harper College, Palatine, Illinois
  • McHenry County College, Crystal Lake, Illinois
  • Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
  • Berks City Public Libraries, Reading, Pennsylvania
  • Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois, Glenview, Illinois
  • West Chicago Police Department, West Chicago, Illinois
  • Illinois Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, Chicago, Illinois
  • Seaquist de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
  • ANVAR de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Center for Nonviolent Communication, Albuquerque, New Mexico (retained to co-lead multiple 9-day International Intensive Trainings across the U.S.)
  • New York Intensive -- Residential training in New York State
  • St. Mary's Parish, West Chicago, Illinois
  • Divine Savior Parish, Downers Grove, Illinois
  • First Congregational Church of Western Springs, Western Springs, Illinois
  • Centro Budista de la Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Centro Re, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
  • Practica Yoga, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Buda Mandala, Coyoacan, Mexico
  • Yoga Espacio, Coyoacan, Mexico
  • Numerous symposiums and conferences