All of that thinking, all of the following what adults told me I needed to do to be “successful,” all of the daily ass-busting to overachieve, none of that made me happy, contented or relaxed. So what did make me happy? Great question!
The least practiced happiness habit is self-compassion, yet it offers the biggest return on happiness when practiced. Hear Dr. John Schinnerer share the top 10 habits for greater happiness, along with a bit about self-compassion and 3 ways you can foster greater self-compassion in your own life.
Clients frequently ask me about the daily habits of successful, satisfied top performers. “What skills can I learn to be more productive and happy?”, they ask. So here it is, as informed by 20 years of coaching top executives, athletes and intellectuals, the list of the top 20 happiness habits for greater success, resiliency and, of course, happiness […]
Dr. John Schinnerer’s talk of Success, Stress and the Power of Mindset
Here is an excerpt from a recent Harvard Business Review article on mindfulness… The business world is abuzz with mindfulness. But perhaps you haven’t heard that the hype is backed by hard science. Recent research provides strong evidence that practicing non-judgmental, present-moment awareness (a.k.a. mindfulness) changes the brain, and it does so in ways that anyone working […]
Dr. John Schinnerer Guide To Self Anger and attention are tightly woven together such as when you shuffle a deck of cards. What you pay attention to influences what you feel. How you feel influences that to which you attend. Note: When you think of anger, think of it as existing on a scale of […]
Psychology of Music and Healing Effects of the Human Brain I was recently included on an album of positive music (www.PositiveMusicImperative.com). I was speaking on the importance of positive music, lyrics in particular, as a critical means to offset the natural negativity bias of the human mind. The negative is more powerful than the positive […]
Anger is everywhere these days – TV, radio, web, and your house. Discover the latest and best anger management techniques in this brilliant article from WebMD.
Latest Findings in Anger Management There are many theories and tens of thousands of studies that look to explain why individuals are obese, suffer from low self-esteem, have chronic migraines, abuse drugs and alcohol, struggle with depression, have performance problems in bed, are at higher risk for heart failure and rage at their loved ones […]
John Schinnerer, Ph.D., provides you with scientifically supported coaching and organizational consulting to make the most of your personal and professional potential. A U.C. Berkeley-trained coach with a Ph.D. in educational psychology, John Schinnerer, has distilled the very best of research-based tools and methods to help clients manage anger and move towards a happy, contented and purposeful life.