We at Green Zone Institute wish you a Peaceful, Heartful, Wakeful, Mindful 2018.
Sakyong Mipham on Listening with Compassion
Buddhist teacher and author, Sakyong Mipham on listening with compassion. Sakyong Mipham is the author of The Lost Art of Good Conversation (2017).
"For a moment we became one person"
Naomi Feil, founder of Validation Therapy, describes a simple moment of attunement with Alzheimer's patient Gladys Wilson. The Keys of Mindful Presence and Mindful Listening allow for moments of magic...
Verbal Jiu Jitsu for Tough Guys
A senior martial arts teacher in krav maga, Ron Engleman explains the ultimate self defense: "verbal jiu jitsu."
Pema Chödrön - This Lousy World
A short clip of Susan Gillis Chapman's mentor Pema Chödron, presenting the traditional Buddhist analogy of how to work properly with the mind around frustration and irritation.
Green Zone Institute: Spreading Peace in a Challenging World
In 2017, Green Zone Institute's leaders taught Susan Gillis Chapman’s Mindful Communication (Mindful Heart) approach around the world. From the Ukraine to Japan, from Holland to Colorado, from Poland to...
A Buddhist Teacher on The Lost Art of Good Conversation
Susan Gillis Chapman, author and Guiding Teacher for Green Zone Institute, has been asked to be a part of Buddhist teacher Sakyong Mipham's rollout for The Lost Art of Good Conversation: A...
Hold Your Tongue and Offer Your Heart Instead
When someone is in the "Yellow Light" state of anxiety and fear, there are ways to help — none of which involve offering complex advice. Instead, we can understand...