TED Asking for help is a strength, not a weakness Michelle Sullivan talks about her experiences of being different and not fitting in and how that forced her to accept her vulnerability and view getting help as a strength. She believes in order to truly help and support one another we have to look pass the surface, let go of judgement and adopt a new way of giving.
Contributor: Araina FordMay 25, 2017Topics: / Keywords: / / / /
harvard The Fringe Benefits of Failure, and the Importance of Imagination J.K. Rowling delivers Harvard's commencement speech, emphasizing the importance of perspective, empathy, and humility in addressing two key topics: failure and imagination.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJune 14, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / / / /
TED Transparency, Compassion, and Truth in Medical Errors Leilani Schweitzer's son died by fault of medical error - she talks of the importance of transparency, truth, and compassion in medicine.
Contributor: Karlen BaderMarch 28, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / /
Logo Everything Doesn't Happen for a Reason An essay on the importance of grieving and avoidance of "platitudes cloaked as sophistication" from "The Adversity Within" - a blog dedicated to examining the topic of resilience in the face of adversity
Contributor: chucklesnNovember 6, 2015Topics: / / / Keywords: / / /
TED Compassion Fatigue TED Talk Goleman Daniel Goleman, psychologist and award-winning author of Emotional Intelligence and other books on EI, challenges traditional measures of intelligence as a predictor of life success.
Contributor: Kimberly HickeyAugust 10, 2015Topics: / Keywords: /
Gift From Within Compassion Fatigue --Defining a nebulous entity Charles Figley describes compassion fatigue, burnout, and secondary traumatic stress. This article highlights this phenomenon within the military and warning signs.
Contributor: Kimberly HickeyAugust 10, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / / / /
Gift From Within Understanding and Preventing Compassion Fatigue: A Handout for Professionals A guide to recognizing compassion fatigue, methods for prevention, and methods for recovery.
Contributor: Kimberly HickeyAugust 10, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / / / / /
TED TEDMED 2013: Is the Obesity Crisis Hiding a Bigger Problem? By Peter Attia Dr. Attia’s perspective on obesity changed when he started to question his own anti-fat bias and assumptions. He now asks, and researches the answer to the question, “Is obesity the cause of insulin resistance or is it a symptom of a deeper problem?”
Contributor: kaelsenerMarch 1, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / / / / / / /
YouTube Wit by Margaret Edson A powerful investigation into the aspects of life that make it worth living, the nuances of relationships and how one’s approach to life and death can change throughout the process of “living out” one’s end.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinJanuary 31, 2015Topics: / / / Keywords: / / / / / / / /