Television: I have been interviewed on the topic of revenge for Radio Télévision Suisse
(starting around minute 19)
I interviewed Ken Cloke, one of the world’s most influential mediators, for my new book on conflict resolution. In this interview, Ken shares his personal journey and timeless wisdom of how to transform conflicts on different scales, ranging from interpersonal to intergroup conflict:
If you are interested in more, you will also find a lecture by Ken Cloke, Jeremy Lack, and myself at the UN below.
I am excited to start my journey on Insight Timer. Maria Sundell (Brain Observations) and I decided to share the podcast on compassion and empathy publicly on Insight Timer:
The recording of our public Medit-Ageing meeting is now available!! Including guest speaker James Kirby at 3.15 hours on compassion meditation in science and psychotherapy:
Online Public Meeting Recording:
talking at the Association for Conflict Resolution, Chicago:
arte snapchat on empathy in which I talk about the scientific side of things:
Our intervention at the UN (with Kenneth Cloke and Jeremy Lack) from April 2020 is available online:
A short overview of the Medit-Ageing/ Silver Santé study:
Touched by inspiring, shining, and wise young Londoners in 2012:
Talking about Empathy and Compassion in Society in London in 2012:
Discussing why conflict matters in Brussels:
Explaining the malleability of the empathic brain to school children in London in 2012:
Having the difficult task of lifting everyone’s mood after Axel Petermann described horrible crimes that shook me to the bone.
For French speakers: Emotional Contagion, a conference with Prof. Corrado Corradi Dell’Acqua and myself in 2017 in Geneva.
I had the great pleasure to discuss the relation between empathy, compassion, meditation and our brain plasticity with Maria Sundell:
AUDIO of talks
Jahrestagung der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Theologie der Spiritualität, Würzburg, Germany in 2021 (talk in German):
Affective Science Newsletter 4 (3), 2015 on Role of Emotions in Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution: http://www.affective-sciences.org/newsletter
Francois Bogacz’s research on the impact of mediation on couple conflict covered in the media: