The Rainbow Project Child & Family Resource & Counseling Clinic Board of Directors & Staff invite you to join us for a very special evening with…
Richard Davidson, Ph.D.
Thursday November 1, 2012
Top of The Inn on The Park
22 South Carroll Street (on the capitol square)
Dinner & Conversation…
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Intimate dinner & conversation with Dr. Davidson regarding his work with the Dalai Lama & his research on the impact of meditation on our brains, emotions, behavior, & well-being
$100 per person/$150 for a participant & one invited guest (price ALSO includes 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm program…see below)
Presentation & Discussion…
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Presentation & discussion about The Emotional Life of Your Brain
$25 per person in advance/$35 per person at the door (dessert bar included)
Dr. Davidson will be speaking about his personal journey & research involving meditation & his new book, The Emotional Life of Your Brain.
Dr. Davidson’s latest book offers a new model for understanding our six basic emotional styles, the pattern of brain activity underlying these styles, their power, & their malleability.
Experts Comment on This Book…
“This superb book is many things – a crystal clear tour of the neuroscience of emotion; a primer about how the scientific process works; a personal story by a really likable guy; & the promise of a better world. This is a wonderful book.”
Martin E. P. Seligman, Ph.D.
Dr. Richard J. Davidson is the William James & Vilas Professor of Psychology & Psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Director of the Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging & Behavior, & the Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, & Founder & Chair of the Center for Investigating Healthy Minds, at the Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison. He was named one of he hundred most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2006, & currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Mind & Life Institute, a group dedicated to promoting a dialogue between Western scientists & the Dalai Lama.
Consider Becoming a Co-Sponsor of this Event…
Compassionate Contributor: $300
- Includes admission for two guests for the entire evening, acknowledgment at the event, & an autographed copy of The Emotional Life of Your Brain
- Includes acknowledgement, admission for two guests, an autographed copy of The Emotional Life of Your Brain, & a $50 gift certificate to the Eldorado Grill
Please see event flyer (below) for additional details regarding this exciting event