RADHULE WEININGER at Books Inc. Berkeley

When
Event has passed (Thu Oct 26, 2017 - Thu Oct 26, 2017)
Where
Books Inc. - Berkeley
Time
7:00 PM
Cost
Free
Tags
Literary, Author Appearance

Description

Clinical psychologist Radhule Weininger shares her powerful book, Heartwork: The Path of Self-Compassion-9 Practices for Opening the Heart.

Nine simple mindfulness practices anyone can use to generate compassion--toward oneself, others, and the world--and to live from that place of intelligent kindness in the face of life's difficulties.

Compassion is the urge to understand and alleviate the suffering of another being. And if that being happens to be you, then the technique called self-compassion can be the greatest of blessings--for the compassion you learn to apply to yourself naturally extends to all the other people in your life. With the nine simple mindfulness practices she presents here, Radhule Weininger provides a step-by-step course in self-compassion. Using stories drawn from her own life and those of others she shows that, with the right intention and practice, we can all deepen our capacity to respond skillfully to our own suffering and thus to that of others and our world.

Location

location
  1. Books Inc. - Berkeley 1491 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA