The CONTACT Program

“I have to cast my lot with those who age after age, perversely, with no extraordinary power, reconstitute the world.”
— Adrienne Rich

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CONTACT participants

In a recently published chapter, I wrote: Understanding our own minds as a cause of suffering and of violence help empower the learner, the learning community and those beyond to recognize how human conflicts arise and how we can endeavor to more skillfully manage our impulses and reactivity. These insights into our behavior help answer the question, articulated by Bosnian group participants, to understand how “we who lived and intermarried together so well could have destroyed each other in armed conflict so thoroughly.”