Ike Lasater was introduced to Nonviolent Communication (NVC ) in 1996. He subsequently attended nearly 100 days of NVC training, primarily with NVC founder Marshall Rosenberg. Since 2002, he has presented or facilitated workshops in 11 countries. Since 2003, he has been collaborating with John Kinyon on an innovative approach to teaching and learning NVC Mediation. Today, their training is available through telecourses, workshops, residential retreats, and immersion training programs around the world.