The science of compassion
Peer reviewed papers and other resources:
Randomized controlled trial of CCT and enhancing compassion, 2012 (Journal of Happiness Studies, 14, 1113-1126. doi:10.1007/s10902-012-9373-z) full paper
CCT study on mindfulness, affect and emotion regulation published in 2013 (Motivation and Emotion, 38, 23-35. doi: 10.1007/s11031-013-9368-z) full paper.
Study on CCT and mind wandering published 2015 (Journal of Positive Psychology. doi:10.1080/17439760.2015.1025418) full paper.
The Science of Compassion: A Modern Approach for Cultivating Empathy, Love, and Connection. Kelly McGonigal Ph.D.
The Oxford Handbook of Compassion Science. Edited by Emma M. Seppälä, Emiliana Simon-Thomas, Stephanie L. Brown, Monica C. Worline, C. Daryl Cameron, and James R. Doty (click here for table of contents).
Videos of past conferences, presentations and events at Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE).
Peer reviewed CCARE articles.
The Wellspring Institute’s library of key scientific papers on brain science, relationships, well-being, and more.
A compassion database!
Scientific Insights from the Greater Good Gratitude Summit (here)