Our inspiring educator today is Dr. Rick Hanson, a neuro-psychologist, Senior Fellow of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley, and New York Times best-selling author. His books include Hardwiring Happiness, Buddha’s Brain, Just One Thing, and Mother Nurture. Founder of the Wellspring Institute for Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom, he’s been an invited speaker at Oxford, Stanford, and Harvard, and taught in meditation centers worldwide.
Dr. Hanson joins inspiring educators today and shares his journey as an educator and researcher. A prolific writer and speaker on the topic of modern brain science discussing stress, happiness, inner strength, and confidence, Dr. Hanson provides a unique viewpoint and perspective on the evolution of modern educational system and its impact on an individual and societal level.