Peacemakers, poets, and researchers agree: Forgiveness heals hurts and is good for the forgiver—even the young one.
Squabbling siblings can have a better relationship if they learn the skills of forgiveness.
We round up the most-read Greater Good articles from the past year—and our editors pick the best of the rest.
According to a new study, forgiving your partner may backfire if they have a certain personality type.
In his latest guest blog post, psychologist Joshua Coleman explains that to repair a relationship with estranged children, parents today need…
Anger toward parents is still at the heart of a great deal of therapy. But has this approach gone too far?
Why does getting dumped hurt physically? Meghan Laslocky explains where that feeling comes from, and what it's good for.
When someone hurts you, are you more likely to turn the other cheek—or seek revenge?
Self-forgiveness is critical to well-being—but it needs to be balanced with responsibility-taking, when appropriate. Here are four steps to…