Selected Resources – Compassion


Boundless Compassion Program and Boundless Compassion book by Joyce Rupp

Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE) at Stanford University School of Medicine. See

Compassion Matters – based in Oxford, England, UK, a project from The Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion that aims to create a kinder and happier society by inspiring children and young people to lead compassionate lives. For more information, see

Center for Compassion, Integrity and Secular Ethics at Life University in Marietta, Georgia, USA Center for Compassion, Integrity and Secular Ethics and Compassionate Integrity Training for adults. See Compassionate Integrity Training.

Charter for Compassion and Charter for Compassion Education Institute ( – Online Learning Library of Courses


Empathy and Compassion in Society – Supports professional conferences held by Tenzin Gyatso Institute, an organization established to advance the Dalai Lama’s visions and principles 

Fetzer Institute, Conversations About COMPASSION – Facilitator and Participant Guide and Conversation Cards – Love, Foregiveness, Compassion. Kalamazoo, MI

Flourish Model – Promoting an Ecological Wellbeing Framework for the Flourish Project     For more information, see and

Jon Kolkin Fine Art Photography – Inner Harmony Series (on Compassion). See

Kitbag – a multi-sensory resource that helps children and young people discover ways to talk about their feelings and share their thoughts in a safe place. See A product of the International Futures Forum (IFF) and led by Dr Margaret Hannah, IFF’s Director of Health Programmes, Kitbag has been developed with a group of expert health professionals and creative designers. See

SEE (Social, Emotional, and Ethical) Learning – an innovative K-12 education program developed by Emory University. Provides educators with the tools they need to foster the development of emotional, social, and ethical intelligence for their students and themselves. For more information, see See Learning at Emory University.

Shades of Compassion Foundation – striving to promote effective, sustained engagement in acts of compassion among a diverse population worldwide, for the purpose of enhancing the health and well-being of this planet and all her inhabitants. For more information, see

Tenzin Gyatso Institute (Dalai Lama),

Think Equal, a simple to implement and concrete step-by-step Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Programme for early childhood education (ages 3 – 6).  For more information, see Think Equal Social and Emotional Learning Programme for Early Childhood Education.


Tales from African Dreamtime, retold by Magdalene Sacranie. To order, write to OR see


BIBLIOGRAPHY (downloadable as pdf): 

COMPASSION Selected Bibliography – Updated 27 May 2023

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