By Melissa and Gregory Avery-Weir
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A podcast where we explore how to find compassion in the most difficult places in daily life.
||CleanAudacious Compassion 007 – I’m Sorry This Is Happening||How does compassion look when you’re powerless to fix a situation? How do you avoid just repeating, “That’s rough. I’m sorry this is happening”? If you have a question about how to show compassion in difficult, everyday situ||1/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAudacious Compassion 006 – Working With the Fonz||What does compassion look like in a frustrating team setting? What does “compassion” even mean and how do you want to practice it? How do you deal with frustration and people who bother you? If you have a question about how to show compassion||12/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAudacious Compassion 005 – A Pretty Talented Panda Bear||How can you help people when their problems seem like part of an enormous, intractable system? It’s been a tough month for a lot of people and sometimes problems seem beyond us. However, we can each make a difference as long as we learn how to genu||11/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAudacious Compassion 004 – Bone Brigade||We talk about coercive discussion, where someone seems to be trying to provoke you into talking about a topic that will likely lead to an argument. Our prompt today: I’m at the water cooler and my coworker wants to talk about how wonderful Trump is||10/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAudacious Compassion 003 – Baby FaceTime||In this episode, we talk about situations where it’s hard to discern someone’s request for change and to give it a direct yes or no answer. Here’s an excerpt of the email we received: He has complained about this a few times, so I final||9/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAudacious Compassion 002 – Don’t Mention Fish||How do you handle when people ask you for help and it’s not clear what they want? What about when you’ve tried to help them before and it hasn’t worked? A friend of the show is troubled by “people (usually students) who ask for he||8/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAudacious Compassion 001 – Go Buy a Caddy||This is the first episode of Audacious Compassion, a podcast where we talk about how to practice empathy in difficult, everyday situations. In this episode we discuss minor domestic annoyances. We’ve got two different examples. One is a partner lea||7/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|