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Please Join Us for a Very Special Evening with Richard Davidson, Ph.D…November 1st, 2012

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)

Madison, WI

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. ┬áThis is a wonderful book.”

Robert M. Sapolsky, Ph.D.
“What a gift from the world’s leading neuroscientist who works on what makes life worth living…”

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…

Sponsorship Levels…

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
Mindful Master: $500
      • 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

Click here for event flyer, including RSVP form

 

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