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Play to Evolve

Playing this card game will
image Increase your ability to connect.
image Transform anger into peace.
image Level up your family's emotional intelligence.
image Deepen all your relationships.
image Increase responsibility & power.
image Decrease susceptibility to manipulation.
image Improve your debate & negotiation skills.
image Heighten awareness of other perspectives.
image Shift into having a more positive outlook.
1-10 players (2-6 optimal) 
Ages 9 and up (with introduction from an adult).
Based on Nonviolent Communication, The Language of Life (NVC) by Marshall Rosenberg. NVC teaches, among other things, that we are responsible for our own feelings; empathy can increase understanding, peace, joy, connection, etc.; and other cool stuff.

Learn empathy while playing a fun card game!Acapulco Empathy Crew!"I invite you to try my card game - Play to Evolve - a way to connect with family and friends that doesn't suck. Designed to be a playful way to increase connection, focus, and emotional intelligence while deepening understanding of responsibility. So I invite every one of you to get a deck and increase your personal power while contributing to the spread of empathy in the world."  ~ Scott Swain
"I've played Play to Evolve with my teenage sons and in small adult groups with great results. The game provides a supportive environment to learn how to clearly express emotions, needs and empathy and each time I've played, participants increased their ability to understand and communicate their needs [values/wants] and the needs [values/wants] of others. I also experienced that the realistic scenarios and interactions in Play to Evolve helped transfer the learning and practice to my day-to-day life." ~ Marisa Santangelo, Life Coach
"Can I just skip my session and we just keep doing Play To Evolve for the rest of the day?" ~ Bob Kadrie, Creative Director, Red Pill Now after 90 minutes of Play to Evolve at a company retreat in Vegas.

Play to Evolve
THANKS to the ideas, time, and support from Adrian Paulino, Dao Nguyen, and Shelley Smith!

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