Join us as we embrace community and look at what home means to each of us. How can we use compassion to work towards creating a safe, affordable, comfortable home for everyone? We welcome you into a space of storytelling
Sometimes I am a person who feels that she walks in the dark a lot because I do not always feel that I fit into my social context. Another way of saying this is that I have to put extra
Join us for a presentation facilitated by Spenser Norris and Parker Glick about sexuality and disability followed by an interactive conversation where you can explore your identity and ask questions.
3 Dates: Friday, Aug. 16 at 7pm Saturday, Aug. 17 at 9am Sunday, Aug. 18 at 9am In this provocative weekend program, Fleet will draw clear distinctions between genuine responsibility and the shame-based blaming that dominates our culture. He will
I did not grow up in the US and I don’t have kids. I have a niece and nephew who live far away. People tend not to ask me to baby sit for them. (I wonder why? Ha!)
Don’t miss out on these simple tips for a Healthy, Happy, Organized Life.
This post is in honor of my dad who is in hospice and fighting the good fight, but we know his time here is short. My dad and I are very close.
Hello everyone! In my “other” professional life, my non-Compassionate Atlanta life that is (how is that possible?), I do a lot of work in cultural diversity and inclusion.
While having a phone conversation with my mom the other day, she said “Hold on a minute, I’m just putting this little beetle outside”. She didn’t even think twice.
Tell me something good. Think of one good thing. Stop. Think… Only continue reading once you have that ONE GOOD THING in mind… When you shift your mindset and think positively …
Hannah Hawkins-Esther and Amy Stern will present on Mindful Self-Compassion. Self compassion isn’t just something we tell ourselves to dismiss life’s real challenges, or to feel good in the short term. Scientific research is demonstrating that a deliberate practice of
What does it mean to truly see someone? Sure, we work and play next to our co-workers, friends and neighbors, and even family, but do we truly see them? What makes them happy? What struggles are they going through?
Hello neighbors. I wanted to share an experience I had a few weeks ago. First, let me say, it happened at the Atlanta Detention Center. This is the local home of ICE -Immigration and Customs Enforcement.