In the 21st century, politicians and policy makers will be better served if they have a greater awareness of the way their thoughts and emotions drive decisions. Neuroscience is validating that when our minds are calm, we cultivate the areas of the brain related to perception, emotion regulation, creativity, and complex thinking.
Australia21 Director Dr Alex Wodak AM: Why Victoria deserves better from Premier Daniel Andrews. Bad drug policy has been good politics for several decades. We can thank US President […]
Dame Marie Bashir AC, former Governor of NSW and Patron of FearLess, today launched the Australia21/FearLess publication Trauma-related stress in Australia: Essays by leading thinkers and researchers. The book contains […]
Now available: The report from the Australia21 ‘Mindfulness, Empathy and Compassion: The building blocks of a mindful nation’ forum held on 10 June 2016.
Decriminalisation of personal drug use and possession not only saves public money, it has significant public health benefits, according to a report prepared by the National Drug and Alcohol Research […]
Now available: Audio recordings from the Australia21 Mindfulness, Empathy and Compassion forum held on 10 June in Melbourne. Listen to world renowned experts in this field.
You are invited to a special one hour briefing and experiential workshop on the Australia21 Empathy Project by the project leader, Lynne Reeder, PhD on Thursday 12 May at 1.00pm. […]