Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Welcome to the Center for Practical Wisdom

    Wisdom was once regarded as a subject worthy of rigorous scholarly inquiry in order to understand its nature and benefits. It is difficult to imagine a subject more central to the highest aspirations of being human. The study of wisdom holds great promise for shedding light on and opening up new insights for human flourishing.

    As part of the Center for Practical Wisdom, the  website features the latest news and publications on wisdom science, and encourages interdisciplinary discussions about how wisdom can play a role in the professions and in public life.


Conversations on Wisdom

Podcast with Jon Kabat-Zinn

Wisdom and compassion

A new perspective on the science of relationships.

Reflective practice in palliative care

Mindful thinking in clinic work

How Mindfulness Meditation Leads to Greater Wisdom

Our current discussion

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