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The Greater Good Science Center is dedicated to building connections with the community beyond UC Berkeley. By sponsoring public lectures and participating in public symposia we encourage dialogue about the importance of promoting positive emotions and relationships in classrooms, in families, and in our communities at large.
This workshop is an introduction to Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC), an empirically-supported training program based on the pioneering research of Kristin Neff and the clinical perspective of Chris Germer.
The conference theme is: Giving and Forgiving.
The Premier Meeting for Contemplative Studies
This Unique Conference is Devoted Entirely to Mindful Leadership.
Professor Gopnik will discuss her new book.
The conference is designed as a gathering of thinkers, including educators, parents, policy makers, public-opinion leaders, philanthropists, business leaders, and the media.
Educate, Inspire, Empower: Building Productive and Caring Citizens
How does one remain resilient and generative in the face of state-sponsored violence and oppression?
This retreat will be taught by two licensed marriage and family therapists (LMFTs) who are a certified compassion cultivation training (CCT) teachers through Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE).
This unique and dynamic event explores how essential social emotional health habits, like mindfulness, gratitude and kindness, rewire the brain to increase compassion.