How can long-term meditation practice - and especially intensive training - have a lasting impact on practitioners in their everyday lives?
A study led by Center faculty member Charles Raison suggests that raising body temperature to the point of a mild fever reduces depression symptoms for up to 6 weeks following a single treatment
Center scientists use brain imaging to reveal the complexity, range of response, and symptoms for individuals with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
The Center for Healthy Minds hosts His Holiness the Dalai Lama and a panel of experts at The World We Make on March 9, 2016 at the Overture Center for the Arts in Madison, WI
Compassion – and intentionally cultivating it through training – may lead us to do more to help the wronged than to punish the wrongdoer
The Center partners with the UW School of Ed to reduce teacher burnout
Gift enables research investigating mental health for at-risk youth
New research on the relationship between savoring positive emotions and overall well-being
Lying, fighting with others and acting disobediently are behaviors sometimes seen in preschool classrooms, but what sets the brains of children who behave this way apart from those who don’t?
Center researchers and scholars are just beginning to explore how meditation affects well-being