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Schwartz Center Rounds: Is It Too Late To Change My Mind?

Sometimes decisions made in stressful moments do not represent what we really want. But once the decision is made, it may not be possible to change your mind.

July 25, 2014
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
(Lunch provided at 11:30 a.m.)
Old Jordan Hall Auditorium 1-14

A panel discussion and open-forum organized by UVA Center for Appreciative Practice.


Practices, meditations, reflective writings and research articles to help increase compassion and decrease burnout.

Nursing Students' Writing

Congratulations to the authors of the top entries to the 12th Annual Celebration of Reflective and Creative Writing.




Pearl of the week

Holding back from talking about difficult topics creates tension within you and between you and others.  Also, you may lose the opportunity to say what you need to say if you continue to wait for the right moment.  Communication grounded in truthfulness, caring, and respect can promote inner healing and mutual understanding

Excerpt from "Leaves Falling Gently: Living Fully with Serious and Life-Limiting Illness through Mindfulness, Compassion, and Connectedness"
by Susan Bauer-Wu
Adapted with permission: New Harbinger Publications, Inc.
Copyright © 2011 Susan Bauer-Wu.