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 Sir Ken Robinson speaks during the Dalai Lama Center's Educating the Heart Series. He discusses the importance of an education that educates not just the mind, but also the heart. more

Why is anxiety becoming an epidemic among children of all ages? In May 2012, Dr. Gordon Neufeld shed fresh light on this problem, paving the way for natural interventions that focus on the root causes as opposed to just managing the symptoms.MAKING SENSE OF ANXIETY IN CHILDREN AND YOUTH more

Dr. Daniel Siegel, speaks with Studio 4 host Fanny Kiefer about Parenting for the 21st Century. Dr. Siegel provides strategies that promote the growth of neural circuits in children's brains to support well-being, kindness and resilience.  more

It was a packed house as Dr Daniel Siegel visited Vancouver for "Mindsight: Brain Science and Transformation for You and Your Relationships". Moderator Maria LeRose led an informal conversation with Dr. more

The giver’s glow. The helper’s high. These are just a couple of the terms used to describe the phenomenon of the positive reaction we have when we decide to help others. more

On April 12, Rev Ric Matthews and Jannet Ann Nordemann joined the Dalai Lama Center for a special Speakers Series event, "Living Compassion in Community".Check out the complete podcast below. more

On March 3, Dr Jack Miller joined the Dalai Lama Center for an intimate gathering to share his thoughts on "Educating for Wisdom and Compassion". At the core of this dialogue was Dr Miller's belief in a holistic education that aims to develop what he calls the "whole child".Check out the podcast below to hear more. more

John Helliwell has spent two evenings with the DLC as a part of the Speakers Series. He first joined Richie Davidson for a dialogue on October 28, 2006 and he most recently joined Elizabeth Dunn and Bill Harbaugh on June 16, 2010 for “Money, Generosity and Happiness”. more

Pure altruism, Bill Harbaugh argues, is diluted by the number of people who benefit from our generosity. For example, if one gives money to a low-income individual, he or she benefits by seeing the level of well-being in the other person increase. However, many other people, who gave nothing, also get to see the level of well-being in that low-income individual person increase. more

In an engaging and interactive dialogue, Elizabeth Dunn joined Bill Harbaugh and John Helliwell at SFU Harbour Centre for “Money, Generosity and Happiness” where the running theme was that while we may very often believe that we can “buy” happiness we’re better off “investing” in the well-being of others. more