Changing Our Consciousness, Inc.

Imagining the Emotional Experience of the Other

Changing Our Consciousness, Inc.

Imagining the Emotional Experience of the Other

CHANGING OUR CONSCIOUSNESS is a non-profit organization that develops theoretical, methodological and educational tools to understand and mitigate intergroup conflict. By developing emotional literacy – the capacity to view the world through others' eyes – we facilitate dialogue between people of different thoughts, beliefs and communication styles, counter prejudice and stigma, and transform education.

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Dialogue with Dignity

Across Liberal and Conservative Divides. Explore our new series on Youtube!

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Catalysis: A Recipe to Slow Down or Abort Humankind’s Leap to War

Announcing a New Book by Dr. Alice L Maher

In this short book, Dr. Maher presents what she believes to be a major paradigm shift in human understanding and discourse. Her goal is to intrigue you, coax you to think and behave in new ways, and convince you to become part of a movement leading to a new language for communication across human divides.

Ideas as big as this one don’t emerge out of thin air. In Catalysis, Dr. Maher presents a theoretical model that integrates and reframes models from disparate fields. She describes simple pilot projects and shares concrete suggestions for ways that everyone can begin to implement these ideas in the here and now. Finally, she describes the personal trajectory that led to her conclusions and to her absolute conviction that we can shift the direction of human consciousness and evolution. It’s huge, but remarkably simple.

Read more and buy the book here!


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