Relationships & Family

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"Family Activism" with Roberto Vargas (sample)

Visionary cultural activist, organizational planning consultant, and ceremony leader, Roberto Vargas, DrPH, discusses family communication and family activism with host Belvie Rooks. He is author of the book Family Activism: Empowering Your Community Beginning with Family and Friends, in which he draws from his personal experience to provide valuable tools for use among our close relationships, to foster love and action to serve each other, and to advance the change we desire in our society.

"The Neurobiology of Interconnection" with Daniel Siegel (sample)

Dr. Siegel is the co-editor of a handbook of psychiatry and the author of numerous articles, chapters, and the internationally acclaimed text, The Developing Mind: Toward a Neurobiology of Interpersonal Experience.

This book introduces the idea of interpersonal neurobiology and has been of interest to and utilized by a number of organizations, including the U.S. Department of Justice, the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for the Family, the Council on Technology and the Individual, early intervention programs and a range of clinical and research departments worldwide.

"Transformation through the Arts" with Nina Wise

In this teleseminar, host Marilyn Schlitz talks with Nina Wise, who is known for her provocative and original performance works. They discuss the value of improvisation in transformational work. Nina shares stories of Vietnam Vets who have participated in her workshops and had breakthroughs they weren't able to achieve during therapy.

Nina's pieces have garnered seven Bay Area Critics' Circle Awards, and she has received, among other prestigious honors, three National Endowment for the Arts fellowships. Her written pieces have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies.

"Animating the Compassionate Trickster" with Caroline Casey (interview)

Inauguration Augury - the word "inauguration" is derived from the augur, the diviner, to whom nature would speak, revealing through pattern the best human steward for all of creation - and they would be "inaugurated." Well, let's bring that back!

We are always voting for reality, and now we are electing a guiding story, the emergent irresistibly eloquent invitation to emerge from the rubble of Empire and collaborate with everything, with Trickster as guide.

"Correlations, Consciousness, and the GCP" with Roger Nelson (extended Q&A)

The Global Consciousness Project (GCP) is a long-term experiment that extends psi research to global dimensions, looking for effects of mass consciousness. We predict that events which produce widely shared emotional reactions will register as unexpected structure in random data sequences. The GCP is associated with the Institute of Noetic Sciences, which has provided its logistical home since 1998.

"Raising Happiness" with Christine Carter

Angela Murphy hosts this discussion with Christine Carter. Did you know that we can teach kids the skills they need for happiness? Drawing on what science tells us about the factors that breed happiness in childhood and beyond, Dr. Christine Carter teaches us simple seeds we can sow in our children’s lives that set the stage for their optimism, emotional health, and confidence—while helping us become happier parents at the same time!


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