I encourage them to recognize that when we do misstep as mothers, as we have done and will do again, it’s important to have self-compassion for ourselves.
What an amazing and powerful start to our journey in Greece. Our first gathering was comprised of 14 refugee women speaking Somali, Arabic, and Kurdish.
Our objective is to listen and learn. This is what brings Sara-Christine and me to Greece for the next week. To listen and learn about what it is like to be a refugee in Ioannina and Thessoliniki.
Los Angeles-based Mindfulness and Humanitarian Organizations Join Forces for the Inaugural Global Compassion Circle
Two Southern California-based organizations, iACT and InsightLA, have partnered to create the Global Compassion Circle: an interactive series of units that creates a circle of compassion and support between people around the world and immigrants, refugees, and the displaced—linked through compassion, understanding, and action.