The Compassion Interviews

This is a collection of interviews I did with some of the most compassionate people I could find. My goal is to create new role models of compassion for the next generation to emulate and learn from. Click on photo or name to watch interview.

Dr Dan Siegel w/Dalai LamaDr. Dan Siegel, professor of psychiatry at UCLA School of Medicine, 4 TedTalks, author of the NY Times best-seller Brainstorm, and pioneer in the field of Interpersonal Neurobiology.





Rick Hanson PhotoDr. Rick Hanson, author of Hardwiring Happiness and Buddha’s Brain






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Thich Nhat Hanh, Zen Buddhist Monk, teacher, author, poet and peace activist.







Father Richard Rohr Father Richard Rohr, Blogger for Huffington Post and author of more than 30 books including Falling Upward and From Wild Man to Wise Man.





Michael BrabantMichael Brabant is a counselor and spiritual guide at where coaches individuals in “Radical Emodiment.”





Meng Tan with the Dalai Lama

Chade-Meng Tan, the Jolly Good Fellow at Google and author of Search Inside Yourself





Dr. James Doty photoDr. James Doty, Founder and Director of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford University





ted-zeff photoDr. Ted Zeff, author of Strong Sensitive Boy and Raise anEmotionally Healthy Boy.






Elad Levinson PhotoElad Levinson, Program Director for Spirit Rock Meditation Center.





Scott_Kriens-1Scott Kriens, former CEO of Juniper Networks, Founder/Director of The 1440 Foundation






Marvin MaurerMarvin Maurer (1929-2014) was a vanguard in teaching emotional intelligence in schools.