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Articles: Can Gratitude Help You Thrive?

By Arianna Huffington | April 15, 2014

In an excerpt from her new book, Arianna Huffington explores how gratitude helped her to find meaning in pain and loss.

 
In this video from “Practicing Mindfulness & Compassion” conference on March 8, 2013, nurse-midwife Nancy Bardacke explains why mindfulness can mitigate the stress and pain of childbirth for both women and men.

Videos and Podcasts: Mindful Childbirth

By Nancy Bardacke | November 15, 2013

In this video from “Practicing Mindfulness & Compassion” conference on March 8, 2013, nurse-midwife Nancy Bardacke explains why mindfulness can mitigate the stress and pain of childbirth for both women and men.

 

Articles: Can Mindfulness Treat Sexual Dysfunction?

By Jill Suttie | January 30, 2013

Sexual dysfunction among women is more pervasive than many realize. But research is revealing that non-judgmental, moment-to-moment awareness can help.

 

Articles: Just One Thing: Minimize Painful Experiences

By Rick Hanson | July 24, 2012

There is a place for painful experiences. But Rick Hanson explains how to minimize the harm they can do to our mental and physical health.

 

Articles: Just One Thing: Don’t Throw Darts

By Rick Hanson | December 6, 2011

Pain is inevitable but suffering is optional, explains Rick Hanson.

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Where the Brain Feels Empathy

 

Articles: Got a Headache? Try a Dose of Romance

By Kimberly van der Elst | December 29, 2010

A new study suggests feeling in love can bring us pain relief.

 
Fred Luskin argues that part of forgiveness is accepting our own vulnerability.

Videos and Podcasts: The Sea of Vulnerability

By Fred Luskin | August 22, 2010

Fred Luskin argues that part of forgiveness is accepting our own vulnerability.

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Why We Don’t Empathize with Everyone

 

Articles: The Helper’s High

By James Baraz, Shoshana Alexander | February 1, 2010

Suffering is inevitable. But James Baraz and Shoshana Alexander argue that responding to pain with compassion, care, and generosity is key to a joyful life.

 

Raising Happiness: The Importance of Pain

By Christine Carter | September 24, 2009

 

Articles: Empathy’s in Our Genes?

By Alex Dixon | April 30, 2009

 

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    September 26, 2014

    We can feel threatened by another person's stress, says Rick Hanson. So how do you stay open, caring, and brave enough to help them?

  • When Does Power Hurt Romance?

    October 2, 2014

    Four new studies reveal how having power affects your willingness to walk in your partner's shoes.

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    October 1, 2014

    A new book explores what we know and don’t yet know about human nature and the role of the environment in shaping our moral character.

  

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