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  • Developing the virtues

    by Darcia Narvaez, Oxford University Press blog Helicopter parenting is denounced by onlookers (e.g., David Brooks ) as babying children who should be self-reliant, a highly valued characteristic in the USA. Children should not need parents but should use their own capacities to get through the day....
     Posted by: jlmatelski
  • Hanna Rosin Dissed Mindful Parenting Because She Doesn’t Understand It

    By Carla Naumburg, PsychCentral As I have written before , I am pretty ambivalent about the current mindfulness bandwagon. On the one hand, I am so grateful that a scientifically supported, ancient wisdom is finally making its way into the popular media and American consciousness. On the other hand,...
     Posted by: brendah
  • Creative Thinking: The roots of adult wisdom sink deep into childhood lessons

    By Mark Ballard, Special to The Telegraph When I was growing up, no matter what the situation or issue was, I could always talk to my parents to receive comfort and advice. Whether I had been mistreated in some way, needed to be reassured about something or simply wanted to know what I should do, both...
     Posted by: brendah
  • Unexpected Wisdom

    The New York Times, Opinion Pages Letter to the Editor January 7, 2013 To the Editor: Re “ Suffering Fools Gladly ,” by David Brooks (column, Jan. 4): There is no excuse for condescension or abuse of someone judged less intelligent, even if your name is Steve Jobs or Pauline Kael. By excusing certain...
     Posted by: brendah
  • Turns Out Empathy is Contagious

    By Liza Finlay, The Huffington Post, HuffPost Impact Is empathy contagious? Turns out it is. That may be hard to believe. Especially at this time of year, when frantic shoppers cut lines to snag deals and even the good folk at the Salvation Army fall prey to thieving employees. But, in fact, empathy...
     Posted by: brendah
  • Wisdom in 4G: Here Today, Everywhere Tomorrow

    By Mark Bertin, M.D., The Huffington Post Posted: 11/19/2012 11:19 am " My mother had always told her kids: If you're about to do something, and you want to know if it's a bad idea, imagine seeing it printed in the paper for all the world to see ." - From the novel Gone Girl by Gillian...
     Posted by: brendah
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  • Planting Seeds of Wisdom Part 1: Can Parents Teach Wisdom?

    By Debbie Curtis Do children grow into wise adults because we adults planted the seeds of wisdom in childhood? Just as Mother Nature unlocks the potential in each flower seedling to produce colorful blooms, can wise parents unlock the infinite potential within each child to blossom in beautiful and unique...
     Posted by: brendah
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