Dr Rick Hanson
Neurodharma: Exploring Buddhist Themes in the Brain
• Explore experience-dependent neuroplasticity – the fact that immaterial mental activity sculpts neural structure – and its implications for Buddhist practice and psychology
• Discuss the mechanisms of suffering in the brain, and how they evolved
• Present ways to cultivate the wholesome by weaving positive experiences into the brain
Dr Stephanie Dowrick
Inner Peace and Sacred Activism
Dr Stephanie Dowrick affirms the far-reaching power of inner peace, as well as celebrating the sacred activism it illuminates and sustains.