Tag Archives for " Forgiveness "

Breaking the Cycle of Fear and Anger

I’ve relied on the teachings of Jack Kornfield, internationally renowned meditation teacher, for years and years. And will be incorporating his practice of forgiveness below into workshops I’m offering: Sunday, January 17, 2016 Spirit Rock Meditation Center,Woodacre, CA Monday, February 22, 2016 PESI, Cherry Hill, PA Tuesday, February 23, 2016 PESI, King of Prussia, PA Wednesday-Friday, February 24-26, […]

Just One Thing: Forgive Yourself

(Rick Hanson, my esteemed colleague who wrote the forward for Bouncing Back recently posted this Just One Thing post through the Greater Good Science Center at U.C. Berkeley. You can also find many, many techniques as easy to implement as this one on Rick online Foundations of Well-Being course. May this be useful to you and yours.) […]

Nine Steps to Forgiveness

Here’s one more fantastic practice from the new online resources of Greater Good in Action: Nine Steps to Forgiveness. I have written posts on forgiveness for Greater Good myself: How to Overcome Barriers to Forgiveness and How to Help a Narcissist to Forgive. The exercise below is from the work of my colleague Fred Luskin, […]

How to Help a Narcissist to Forgive

(This post on narcissism and forgiveness was posted last week by the Greater Good Science Center at U.C. Berkeley. Click here for original post. Doing the research to write the article taught me a lot; forgiveness is not always easy. Yet I experienced a moment of being forgiven just a few days ago that taught […]

How to Overcome Barriers to Forgiveness

(This post is an article I wrote for the Greater Good Science Center at U.C. Berkeley, posted on their website May 13, 2014) How to Overcome Barriers to Forgiveness It’s hard to let go of the suffering caused by someone else’s wrongdoing. What barriers stand in the way of forgiveness-and how can we overcome them? […]

Confronting Good and Evil

In these resources and exercises for recovering resilience, I like to offer simple, practical tools you can use immediately, every day, to cope more skillfully with the tiffs and tatters, the troubles and traumas of daily life, even repairing the impact of previous stress and trauma by rewiring the neural circuitry underlying that. This post […]

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