Self-Compassion

Kristin Neff and Her Work on Self-Compassion (Incl. Test + Exercises)

Kristen Neff Self-Appreciation

Compassion is the virtue by which we feel and show kindness, empathy, and affection to others. But as they say, “unless our compassion includes ourselves, it is incomplete.” Self-compassion is the ability to express love and devotion to ourselves as we do to others. It is the capacity to reflect […]

15 Most Interesting Self-Compassion Research Findings

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In order to understand self-compassion, you have to first understand the concept of compassion. Compassion is the ability we all have to show empathy, love, and concern to those who may be experiencing difficulties. Self-compassion is all about extending that same compassion back toward yourself, which is not always easy […]

How to Practice Self-Compassion: 8 Techniques and Tips

how to practice self-compassion

Have you ever lost your temper at…yourself? Blamed and then beat yourself up a little inside for doing something you regret? Maybe you’ve been harsh with someone, only to be much harsher with yourself later? It’s easy to be tough on yourself—we tend to do it much, much more than […]

What is Mindful Self-Compassion? (Incl. 3 Exercises + Workbooks)

What is mindful self-compassion

When we talk about mindfulness, there are a number of thoughts that come to mind. We know it’s about building our own sense of self-awareness, creating a greater connection with our bodies and emotions, and a stronger presence within our immediate environments. We might even know that mindfulness can help […]

The Self-Compassion Scale and Test (Incl. PDF)

self-compassion scale

Whether we like it or not, life is full of ups and downs. The human experience is often peppered with uncomfortable or unpleasant experiences and emotions. Self-compassion presents an opportunity to understand, acknowledge, and transform personal suffering through self-kindness, mindfulness, and an understanding that adversity is an inevitable part of […]

The Science of Self-Acceptance Masterclass Reviewed

Self Acceptance Masterclass

What would your life look like if you were to fully and completely accept and value yourself with all your perceived weaknesses and shortcomings? As a coach or mentor, which tools do you use to support your clients on their path to Self-Acceptance? I believe most of us have the […]

Introducing the Science of Self-Acceptance Masterclass©

science of self-acceptance

The Science of Self-Acceptance is an online, self-paced masterclass that will teach you how to best help clients and students suffering from an unhealthy relationship with themselves. We believe the Science of Self-Acceptance Masterclass© has the power to increase mental health by changing the way people relate to themselves – […]

What is Self-Compassion and What is Self-Love?

What is Self-Compassion and Self-Love? (Definition, Quotes + Books)

You’ve probably heard about the importance of loving yourself, forgiving yourself, and treating yourself with compassion. But is it really that vital? Can’t you get along just fine without all that mushy, touchy-feely self-love stuff? As it turns out, you can get along just fine—but you will likely never thrive! […]

What is Self-Acceptance? 25 Exercises + Definition and Quotes

Woman Lying Down On Autumn Leaves

Do you accept yourself? It might sound like an odd question; after all, what does it even mean to accept yourself? Don’t we all accept ourselves as a regular part of living our day-to-day lives? As it turns out, self-acceptance is not an automatic or default state. Many of us […]