Yumi Kikuchi

Yumi Kikuchi was Born and raised in Tokyo and currently lives in Hawaii. Yumi is a published author and translator. As a peace and environment advocate, she first tasted NVC from Miki Kashtan at the 2nd Global Summit for Ministry and Department of Peace in Canada in 2006, then participated in the BayNVC Leadership Program from 2010 to 2017. She has become Connection Practice Trainer in 2014 whose integral part is empathy. After seeing transformation of so many in her courses, she now believes more peaceful world is possible If enough of us acquire NVC consciousness and practice connection: Empathy +Insight = Connection connectionpractice.com