Between Darkness and Joy
Mar17

Between Darkness and Joy

“Somewhere between the dark night and joy lies a place of simple peaceful loving kindness. A place where I rest and lean safely against myself for awhile; a place where I can be in the silence and hold a sacred space for myself; a place where I know and embrace the full spectrum of vulnerability without judging myself; a place where courage and compassion are not actions, but simply states of being; where self-forgiveness gives...

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Daring Greatly
Feb21

Daring Greatly

In Daring Greatly, Dr. Brown challenges everything we think we know about vulnerability. Based on twelve years of research, she argues that vulnerability is not weakness, but rather our clearest path to courage, engagement, and meaningful connection. The book that Dr. Brown’s many fans have been waiting for, Daring Greatly will spark a new spirit of truth—and trust—in our organizations, families, schools, and communities.  ...

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At the Heart of Vulnerability
Aug20

At the Heart of Vulnerability

I see vulnerability as a continuum cutting across fear and doubt, courage and strength; marking a path between broken hearted and whole hearted. Brené Brown studies human connection — our ability to empathize, belong, love. In a poignant, funny talk, she shares a deep insight from her research, one that sent her on a personal quest to know herself as well as to understand humanity. A talk to share. (Filmed at TEDxHouston.) The Power...

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Anxiety
Jun03

Anxiety

Can your brain turn anxiety into calmness? – Physician, author, speaker, researcher, and consultant Martin L. Rossman, MD, discusses how to use the power of the healing mind to reduce stress and anxiety, relieve pain, change lifestyle habits, and live with more wellness. Related Video: How to Amplify the Power of Your Mind – Dr. Joe Dispenza     Other links: How to Deal with Chronic Fear and Anxiety The Anxiety...

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Joy & Gratitude
Mar28

Joy & Gratitude

Debbie from Winter Springs, Florida, knows she needs to be thankful, even in the toughest of times. Watch as spiritual teacher Panache Desai shares why the first step to finding gratitude among challenges is recognizing that life is not punishing you—it’s actually presenting an opportunity Read more: Click here   Vulnerability expert Brene Brown talks about the relationship between joy and gratitude and offers a few tips on...

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The Man in the Arena
Mar15

The Man in the Arena

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who...

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Masculine Spirituality
Feb26

Masculine Spirituality

Masculine Spirituality – By Richard Rohr, O.F.M. September-October 1988 – published in Praying – Spirituality for Everyday Living permission given by National Catholic Reporter “Masculine spirituality is not just for men, although it is men who are most likely going to have to rediscover and exemplify it…” Masculine spirituality. Perhaps the term sounds new, different, even wrong or unnecessary. Why would...

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Should men be vulnerable?
Feb06

Should men be vulnerable?

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Liam Casey discusses vulnerability, emotion and shame in his masculine myth busting TEDx Talk. He for She, She for He, Me for Me, We for We. Brene Brown’s TED Talk: The Power of...

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Listening to Shame – Brene Brown
Jan25

Listening to Shame – Brene Brown

Shame is an unspoken epidemic, the secret behind many forms of broken behavior. Brené Brown, whose earlier talk on vulnerability became a viral hit, explores what can happen when people confront their shame head-on. Her own humor, humanity and vulnerability shine through every word.     Related: Vulnerability – Brene Brown Healing the Shame That Binds You Breaking the Chain of...

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Additional Videos
Nov01

Additional Videos

Eckhart Tolle Marianne Williamson “Everyday Grace” Brené Brown: The power of vulnerability Brené Brown: Listening to Shame Karen Armstrong: The Charter for Compassion David Steindl-Rast: Want to be happy? Be grateful  How to Escape the Prison of your own Mind – Eckhart...

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