River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding

River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding

River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding (RPCP) welcomes you to our work and commitment to the prevention, reduction, interruption and recovery from violence in all its forms.  We are a non-profit organization whose primary function is to focalize, coordinate, facilitate and champion the implementation of resources relevant to peacebuilding and sustainability.

RPCP is dedicated to raising awareness and building skills through education and experiences that will empower individuals and groups in their personal and collective lives. Our programs address social-emotional learning, communication skills, conflict resolution, restorative justice practices and dialogues. 


Friday May 9th, 6:30 PM thru Saturday May 10 (5PM)

Celebrating Our Womanhood Retreat is a perfect way for women to enter into the weekend of Mother's Day!  From dinner together on Friday night, to our sleep over in the beautiful countryside outside of Gainesville, together we will unwind, uncover, discover and recover our strength, courage and life source! 

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Wednesday, May 21 - 9 AM - 4 PM   Treating Anxiety and Trauma  Classic Morita Therapy Essentials           CEU's Available for LMFT, LCSW and LMHC's

This presentation will summarize the history, theory and methods of Morita Therapy for practitioners who treat those suffering trauma and anxiety.  Morita Therapy emphasizes natural healing environments, less reliance on talk therapy or pharmacotherapy, and integrative approaches to well-being.  This workshop will be interactive, scholarly, practical and energizing!

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Saturday May. 31st, 2014 10 AM - 5 PM  Compassionate Parenting Workshop 

In this workshop, you will learn how two experienced Moms maintain and regain connection with themselves and their children by using empathy, play, and unconditional love.  Through practice and reflection during the workshop, we will cultivate the skills needed to nurture awareness and understanding of our children and ourselves.  The activities in this workshop will be geared toward parents of children from the preschool to preteen years. (Babes-in-arms welcome)

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The following is our 6.30 second video introducing you to the work of  the River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding in this community.

The following is our 1.40 second video on what Peacebuilding means to us at RPCP.

RPCP is committed to 
providing an environment that is free from discrimination 
in employment and opportunity 
because of race, color, religion, creed, national 
origin, ancestry, disability, gender, sexual 
orientation, or age.

The mission of RPCP is to enrich the lives of individuals, families and communities by providing and promoting the best practices and principles of peacebuilding and global sustainability.