Conscience

Conscience is an inward knowledge of right and wrong with a compulsion to do what is right, a liberty experienced when living in accord with what is right and true.

Discernment

Discernment is the ability to perceive the true nature of things which requires small groups and communities committed to supporting one another in exchanging feedback.

Training

For leaders to learn skills to take back to their homes, communities and groups, who love life, act on conscience and create culture.

Transforming Power Workshop
Transforming Power Workshop

An experiential workshop to build community and to practice skills necessary for nonviolent use of power; a foundation for all other workshops (AVP equivalent training).

Trauma Resiliency Workshop
Trauma Resiliency Workshop

An experiential workshop to practice personal and cooperative tools to discharge and reprocess emotional pain or distress in order to face and heal from challenging experiences.

Developmental Play Workshop
Developmental Play Workshop

An experiential workshop to play with materials using nonviolent directions in ways that build intergenerational connections and reconstitute developmental capacities eroded by exposure to stress and violence.

Discernment Workshop
Discernment Workshop

An experiential workshop to learn to listen to and act on conscience, accurately perceive the nature of things, base one's decision making on discernment and exchange feedback.

Conscience Workshop
Conscience Workshop

A writing workshop to create statements of conscience, consider implications for daily life and practice speaking publicly from your conscience.

Conscience Studio
Conscience Studio

An open studio with minimal facilitated times to exchange feedback while creating outward forms to reflect inward knowledge.

Nadine Hoover

Nadine Hoover, PhD, founder of Conscience Studio, is a Quaker, educator, counselor, nonviolence trainer, massage therapist & Karate instructor with a doctorate in International Development.

She's a person of conscience, experimenting with conscience and life's transforming power in every moment.

Publishing

Materials describe universal practices of peace and nonviolence, support experiments with discernment in daily life, and provide personal stories, for children as well as adults.