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Stress Fractures: the biological impact of your social experiences

Happy New Year!

 “The Scientist” magazine recently published an article on how social experience influences physical health. This line of  research starts to unravel the…

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Can mobile tech help support real human connection?

Check out this article by Margaret Morris in The Atlantic that thoughtfully lays out the pros and cons of technology enabled connections.…

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Started by Nicole Guthrie 0 Replies

EQ Week: Engage the Positive Power of Emotions

In case some of you are interested, this week a free online conference on Emotional Intelligence is offered by Six Seconds 
http://www.6seconds.org/e/

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Started by Mojdeh 0 Replies

Talk about Resilience - Thank you, Paul Newman, for camps serving kids with serious illnesses!!!

As a Pediatrician and Children's Musician working with children at Medical Summer Camps built to support children with serious medical conditions and their families, I must acknowledge the incredible work of actor, Paul Newman.  Using all the…

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SXSW

Anyone heading to SxSW in March?  We'd love to meet up!  Also, is anyone presenting?  Post so we can find you.  HopeLab is presenting our Re-Mission 2 mini-games at a panel,…

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Wisdom 2.0 conference

Just a heads up that tickets are on sale for the February conference in San Francisco.

There is a great line up including Eckhart Tolle, Jon Kabat-Zinn, Meng Tan, Dan…

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Started by Nicole Guthrie 1 Reply · Reply by Mojdeh Jan 9, 2014

Book Review: The App Generation

I thought this might be of interest to some of you. It's a new book that discusses how new media and technology affect people's identity, ability to connect with others, and creativity. My review is here: …

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Started by Sara Konrath 1 Reply · Reply by Janxin Leu Oct 23, 2013

Honoring the Sacred Between and Among Us

Beautiful piece by HopeLab's President, Pat Christen: The Sacred in Our Sacrifices http://huff.to/1bRGQ4O/.  How can we all better ensure that we are truly present with those we love?

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Started by Fred Dillon 1 Reply

The Seven Habits of Highly Resilient People

Check out this article on the Huffington Post: …

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SXSW 2014 Panel Picker is Open for Public Voting!

Each year, the organizers of SXSW give the public a chance to help decide what topics are presented at the conference.

Did you or anyone you know submit a proposal that you want to let us all know about?

Here are the two submitted…

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Started by Nicole Guthrie 1 Reply

You Feel Happiness Down to Your Genes

Groundbreaking findings from HopeLab's Dr. Steve Cole in collaboration with Dr. Barbara Fredrickson. They found a riskier genomic profile among people who experience happiness from consuming experiences that bring pleasure (think shopping) versus…

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Started by Janxin Leu 1 Reply

Conversations instead of on-line connection?

In a world where we collect friends like stamps, creator Shimi Cohen outlines the psychological and sociological capacity for our social life--and our needs to maintain it in real-time conversations.  Less than 5 minutes long: it's Bob…

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