Wellbeing Lecture Series: Compassion and Psychological Wellbeing

The quest to help our clients search for purpose and meaning in their lives might just begin with an inward journey.

As we seek to help people in the second half live life with passion, purpose and meaning, this next Wellbeing series event hosted by Kristin Neff, Ph.D., will have a deep impact on how we help them, and ourselves, shine.kristin neff

The Center for Spirituality & Healing at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis led by Lifesprk’s advisory board member, Dr. Mary Jo Kreitzer, has announced the next lecture in their Wellbeing series, so mark your calendars! Lifesprk is a community sponsor.

  • Self-Compassion and Psychological Wellbeing

    Presented by Kristin Neff, Ph.D.
    Thursday, September 19 2013
    3:00 pm – lecture; 4:30 pm – reception
    Coffman Union Great Hall
    Cost: $20 general public; free for UM students, UMAA/UMRA $18

Dr. Neff is one of the world’s leading experts on self-compassion and published the first journal article that explicitly defined and examined the topic. She created the Self-compassion Scale and her book, “Self-Compassion: Stop Beating Yourself Up and Leaving Your Insecurity Behind” was published in 2011.

Learn more about Dr. Neff at her website, and then mark your calendar to hear her compelling research in person.

To purchase tickets or get additional information about these and future lectures, please visit http://z.umn.edu/wellbeingseries or call 612-624-9459.

Change On! Compassion On!