Videos Tagged Science of Compassion
Science of Compassion 2014: Welcome & Opening Remarks, James R. Doty, MD
Science of Compassion 2014: What Do We Mean by Compassion: Which Type?
Science of Compassion 2014: Introduction to the Science of Empathy, Altruism, and Compassion
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The Science of Compassion 2014

Written By CCARE Staff
  • November 10 - nbsp;11, 2014 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94123 United States

The Science of Compassion 2014 November 10-11, 2014, San Francisco, CA The Science of Compassion 2014 is a gathering of leading experts in research on compassion, altruism, empathy, social connection and service to discuss their latest findings. The conference will explore the origins of compassion and compassionate action, how it can be measured, and how (more…)

CCARE Science of Compassion Summer Research Institute

Written By 41glucosamine
  • July 20 - ;25, 2013 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Purpose The purpose of the CCARE Summer Research Institute, co-sponsored by the Telluride Institute, a five-day conference to be held in Summer 2013, is to advance research on compassion and altruism through collaboration, dialog, inquiry, education, and research. Drawing from several disciplines including neuroscience, psychology, genetics, economics, and contemplative traditions, the CCARE Summer Research Institute aims (more…)

Blog Posts Tagged Science of Compassion

The Science of Compassion

Written By James R. Doty, MD

Science and technology have the potential to profoundly impact the human landscape, taking us either to the deepest, darkest valleys of human suffering or to the highest peaks of human potential. What will stop us from choosing the former is the cultivation of compassion.

The Compassionate Brain

The Compassionate Brain Activating the Neural Circuits of Kindness, Caring, and Love – Practical Neuroscience for Transformation Dr. Rick Hanson presents a FREE seven-part video series—The Compassionate Brain—that explores effective ways to change your brain and heart and life. Each week Dr. Hanson will be joined by a world-class scholar/teacher, including Richie Davidson, Dan Siegel, Tara Brach, Dacher Keltner, Kelly McGonigal, …


The Science of Compassion

Written By James R. Doty, MD

Why, in a country that consumes 25% of the world’s resources (the U.S.), is there an epidemic of loneliness, depression, and anxiety? Why do so many in the West who have all of their basic needs met still feel impoverished? While some politicians might answer, “It’s the economy, stupid,” Based on scientific evidence, a better answer is, “It’s the lack …