UCLan to launch new centre for the study of Compassion

University of Central Lancashire to launch new centre for the study of Compassion Centre is first of its kind in UK The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has announced the launch of a new centre to support interdisciplinary research focused on compassion, mentoring and building community resilience. Thought to be the first of [...]

2018-10-15T15:58:36+00:00October 17th, 2018|

DIISC and the UCLan Centre for the Study of Compassion in the Lancashire Post

Believed to be the first of its kind in the UK, the new Centre for the Study of Compassion will officially launch next Wednesday. Focusing initially on developing interdisciplinary research projects and providing supervision and support for new PhD students, it will be working to embed UCLan’s ambition to be a compassionate University... [...]

2018-10-23T09:39:06+00:00October 15th, 2018|

Professor Pietroni in Canada – Towards Compassionate Care

Towards Compassionate Care: in conversation with Professor Patrick Pietroni Wednesday 26 April 2017 - Toronto, Canada The lecture focused on compassion in the context of caregiving, mental health, aging populations and compassionate communities.  Professor Pietroni also introduced the DCT and the scope and vision of the DIISC while opening the discourse on compassion [...]

2018-10-17T12:10:22+00:00September 27th, 2018|

Shrewsbury joins the Compassionate Revolution

Love Shrewsbury: Shrewsbury joins the Compassinate Revolution The world news has been exceptionally bleak and bloody lately. We see people suffering, hurting each other, angry and afraid. Sometimes fear becomes anger, as refugees fleeing extreme horrors are rejected and brutalized even as they seek safety. But other times, such suffering triggers a compassionate response [...]

2018-11-01T13:16:25+00:00September 27th, 2018|

Huff Post

Something has to change in Today's World! Let's Start with Future Leaders from Across the Globe During this period of time the world needs compassion more than ever. No one can be unaffected by the harrowing images of refugees that we're seeing in the media every day. Thanks to support from others across [...]

2018-10-15T14:38:36+00:00September 30th, 2015|