Tagged: compassion

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Seeing Behind “Bad” Behavior

Kids struggling with chronic emotional and behavioral problems are sometimes labelled as “misbehaving” by parents and teachers alike. Here’s how to speak to the child behind the behavior.

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A Kinder, Gentler World

Is compassion something we only have so much of? Or can we be trained to love more people more of the time? Jennifer Campbell reports.

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Is Shyness Holding You Back?

Family therapist Steve Flowers on how self-compassion can free us from the grip of the mental judge and jury that is running, or even ruining, our lives.