Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Eric Bowers is a CNVC Certified Nonviolent Communication Trainer with extensive training in Interpersonal Neurobiology and Attachment Theory. For over ten years Eric has shared his passion for helping people create successful relationships through his experiential and playful workshops, retreats, courses, and speaking engagements. Eric combines Nonviolent Communication, Interpersonal Neurobiology and Attachment Theory in order to give comprehensive information and skills for building great relationships. Eric offers workshops and keynotes for organizations and conferences. Find Eric’s blog–Where the Heart Meets the Road–and more about his work at roadtocompassion.com or facebook.com/RoadtoCompassionNVC. Eric is the author of Meet Me in Hard-to-Love Places: The Heart and Science of Relationship Success.
Eric is also the singer and songwriter for The Next Small Thing. Many of his songs are about the challenges, transformations, and beauty that come from meeting himself and others in hard-to-love places. You can find The Next Small Thing at thenextsmallthing.wix.com or at facebook.com/thenextsmallthing. Prior to becoming a workshop facilitator, public speaker, and author Eric was a white water river guide and white water kayaker. Now, as an avid hiker, the wilderness continues to inspire and inform Eric’s personal and professional life.