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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 [...]

October 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... [...]

October 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 [...]

September 27th, 2018|

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